TAKEUCHI Keishu -- Peacock-Feathered Kimono

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Artist TAKEUCHI, Keishu (1861-1943)
Title " Peacock-Feathered Kimono" (given name)
Date c1900
Series (likely "Bungei Kurabu" literary magazine)
Publisher unk
Seal, Carver/Printer unk
Image Size 8 5/8 x 11 7/8
Impression Fine. Nicely executed "bokashi" shading to kimono; "gauffrage" to white collar; crisply detailed lines.
Condition Excellent. Strong colors; very clean. (Binding holes top edge; and two folds typical of all "kuchi-e".)
Reference/Illus See Article #10: "Kuchi-e," or Literary Magazine Frontispieces.
Comments Her hair adorned with numerous hair-pins, this beauty is seen wearing a fine kimono decorated with peacock feathers.
Item # CG-932
Price $175 (Sold/RL)