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Yoshitoshi Japanese Woodblock Print Lady Kido Suikoin, Kyota Geisha, Beautiful

Yoshitoshi Japanese Woodblock Print Lady Kido Suikoin, Kyota Geisha, Beautiful

Yoshitoshi Japanese Woodblock Print Lady Kido Suikoin, Kyota Geisha, Beautiful

A KYOTA GEISHA NAMED IKUMATSU, SHE BECAME THE MISTRESS OF KATSURA KOGORO, HE BOUGHT HER CONTRACT AND TRAINED HER AS A POLITICAL SPY. AFTER THE MEJI RESTORATION KATSURA CHANGED HIS NAME TO KIDO TAKAYOSHI AND MARRIED IKUMATSU (RENAMED SUILOIN). KIDO TAKAYOSHI WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR MOVING THE CAPITAL TO TOKYO AND PERSUADING THE HEADS OF LARGE FAMILIES TO RETURN THER DOMAINS TO THE EMPEROR.

SUIKODIAN BECAME WELL KNOWN FOR HER POLITICAL ACUMEN IN SUPPORT OF LIBERALISING CAUSES. SIGNATURE AND PUBLISHERS SEAL LOWER RIGHT. RARE AND HARD TO FIND. UNFRAMED WOODBLOCK MEASURES 12.5 X 8.75 INCHES. COLORS ARE STRONG, CONDITION IS VERY GOOD WITH SOME SOILING.

THE IMAGES PROVIDED ACCURATELY REPRESENT THE CONDITION, BEAUTY, AND QUALITY OF THIS FINE VINTAGE YOSHITOSHI WOODBLOCK, BUT IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK PRIOR TO PURCHASING. THANK YOU FOR LOOKING AND GOOD LUCK! ALL OF OUR ITEMS COME FROM OUTSIDE SOURCES, WE DO NOT KNOW IF THEY COME FROM PET OR SMOKE FREE AREAS. YOSHITOSHI JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT "LADY KIDO SUIKOIN", KYOTA GEISHA, BEAUTIFUL.

COLORS ARE STRONG, CONDITION IS GOOD FOR THE AGE WITH A DECENT AMOUNT OF SOILING, MAJORITY, BUT NOT ALL SOILING IS AROUND THE BORDERS AND WILL COVER WHEN MATTED AND FRAMED, IT HAS BEEN MOUNTED TO A BACKING BOARD. Get images that make Supersized seem small.

Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "YOSHITOSHI JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT LADY KIDO SUIKOIN, KYOTA GEISHA, BEAUTIFUL" is in sale since Sunday, May 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints".

The seller is "livelovelaughfish" and is located in Sanford, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.

  • Region of Origin: Japan
  • Age: 1850-1899
  • Primary Material: Paper
  • Maker: Yoshitoshi
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Color: Multi-Color


Yoshitoshi Japanese Woodblock Print Lady Kido Suikoin, Kyota Geisha, Beautiful