MIZUNO Toshikata -- "Bijin with Tea Tray"

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Artist MIZUNO, Toshikata (1866-1908)
Title "Bijin with Tea Tray" ("**")
Date 1900
Series "Bungei Kurabu" (literary magazine) vol.6, no.5
Publisher unk
Seal, Carver/Printer unk
Image Size 8 5/8 x 11 1/2
Impression Very Fine. Nicely executed "bokashi" shading; "burnishing" to black hair; visible woodgrain to brown wall; highly detailed, crisp lines.
Condition Good+++. Strong colors. (Scattered light foxing--mostly center/right; light wear and soiling; and two folds typical of all "kuchi-e". Top-tipped to backing.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments Dressed in a light summer kimono, this bijin carries a tray with teapot.
Item # JS-2072
Price $135 (Sold/KB)