Chikanobu -- "Spring Beauties Playing Shuttlecock"

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Artist Chikanobu TOYOHARA
Title "Spring Beauties Playing Shuttlecock"
(given name)
Date ca1880's/90's
Series na
Publisher na
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size Each sheet 9 1/8 x 14 1/8 inches (27 1/2 x 14 1/8 overall).
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout; light "gauffrage" to cherry blossoms and kimonos; highly detailed carving.
Condition Very Good++. Excellent colors. Very clean--loose unbacked sheets. (Light toning; light wear; few scattered marks.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments A delightful springtime image of kimono-clad beauties playing shuttlecock. Nicely aligned.
Item # MM-42
Price Special $425 (SOLD/SW)
(Reg $595)