Chikanobu -- "Noble Lady"

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Title "Noble Lady" ("Nii no Naiji")
Date ca1886
Series "Collection of Night Tales" ("Azuma Nishiki-ga Yo-kurabe")
Publisher Kobayashi Tetsujiro
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 1/8 x 13 1/4 inches
Impression Fine. Nice "bokashi" shading; "gauffrage" to numerous undergarments and title cartouche; mica highlights to grassy area; and detailed carving.
Condition Fair. Good colors. Light soiling and toning, rubbing lower right. Lightly trimmed, backed with Japanese washi.
Reference/Illus na
Comments A Heian noble lady in fine kimono.
Item # JS-1254
Price $125 (Reserved)