Lovely triptych of beauties in the palace garden. This exquisite triptych is from our rare print collection. It is his lovely Beauties in a Chrysanthemum Garden. Though Chikanobu designed many warrior and kabuki prints, he is perhaps best known for his marvelous bijin-ga, or beauty portraits, such as those shown in this wonderful triptych. Lovely scene of Meiji era beauties enjoying a delightful afternoon in the palace chrysanthemum garden.
There is delicate embossing on the white kimono trim and the petals of the white blossoms. One of the most beautiful triptychs we have had to offer. A wonderful opportunity for the antique print collector or interior decorator. Matted and framed, this beautiful triptych would make a stunning presentation by itself or be an impressive addition to. It is one you will be proud to display in your home or office and will become a cherished family heirloom.
Hashimoto Chikanobus masterworks are in the collections of many of the worlds great museums. Among them are the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston as well as the Tokyo National Museum, Tokyo. TITLE: Beauties in a Chrysanthemum Garden.MEDIUM: Authentic polychrome woodblock triptych. Ink and color on handmade paper. IMAGE SIZE: 3 Separate panels, not attached. 14 x 9 3/8; (35,6 cm x 23,8 cm). 14 x 28 1/8; (35,6 cm x 71,4 cm). COMBINED SHEET SIZE: Overall approx. 14 3/8 x 29 5/8; (36,5 cm x 75,2 cm). Lovely color and exquisite detail. Some light creasing, wrinkling and slight soiling. To see all of our Gallerys current offerings.
To see our new listings as they become available. The item "CHIKANOBU Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock print BEAUTIES IN A CHRYSANTHEMUM GARDEN" is in sale since Wednesday, July 24, 2019.This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints". The seller is "ukiarts" and is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.