Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties

Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties

Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties

Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties

Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties

Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties

Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties

Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties

Toshikata was trained as a painter and printmaker in Tokyo in the 1880s. He became a well-known Ukiyo-e printmaker and newspaper illustrator in the 1890s, designing war prints and battle scenes based on the Sino-Japanese War and later as a designer of “bijin” (beautiful women) and genre prints. He produced the “Modern Beauties” series in the 1890s (according to the British Museum, which has an impression of this print in its collection). 3 in the series, bears seals lower left and upper right. It is in average condition with surface soiling and minor staining and the color appears to have faded. It is attached to backing with mat tape on the upper margins. It measures 9 3/8″ x 13 7/8″. Unframed (backing from previous is shown in images). Please see my other auctions for more fine paintings and prints. The item “Mizuno Toshikata 1890s Meiji Japanese Color Woodblock from Modern Beauties” is in sale since Friday, January 31, 2014. This item is in the category “Art\Art Prints”. The seller is “kgrinder” and is located in Holliston, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Original/Reproduction: Original Print
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Signed: Signed
  • Edition Type: Limited Edition
  • Edition Size: Unknown
  • Print Type: Woodcut & Block
  • Subject: Figures & Portraits
  • Style: Asian
  • Size Type/Largest Dimension: Medium (Up to 30in.)
  • Date of Creation: 1800-1899
Eishi, Three Beauties, Japanese Woodblock Print, Ukiyo-e

Eishi, Three Beauties, Japanese Woodblock Print, Ukiyo-e

Eishi, Three Beauties, Japanese Woodblock Print, Ukiyo-e

Eishi, Three Beauties, Japanese Woodblock Print, Ukiyo-e

Series: Seiro Moyo Awase (Courtesans Modeling the New Years Fashions). Dimensions: 14 1/2″ x 9 3/4″. Condition: very good color, black ink stain, folds, old repairs on 4 corners, thin spots old paper repair top. This print depicts the courtesan Senzan of Ogiya with her two young attendants (kamuro) Isoji and Hanaji. We guarantee the authenticity of all of our woodblock prints unless stated otherwise. The item “Eishi, Three Beauties, Japanese Woodblock Print, Ukiyo-e” is in sale since Friday, July 27, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints”. The seller is “ukiyoeboy” and is located in New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bahamas, Viet nam.
  • Region of Origin: Japan
  • Primary Material: Paper
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
Ito Shinsui Rouge Japanese Woodblock Print Modern Beauties

This is a original Japanese Woodblock print by Ito Shinsui published by Watanabe from the 1930′s. Great image of a girl applying lipstick in front of mirror, from Shinsui series “New Twelve Images of Modern Beauties”. This a rare print limited to about 200 pieces. Condition- professionally cleaned and restored , color fading , mat line fading on edges, some thins in top right borders, repaired border lower right, glue remnants reverse. Print would look great framed and matted. Print Size 16 3/4″ x 11″. Please look at photos for grading and condition. The item “Ito Shinsui Rouge Japanese Woodblock Print Modern Beauties” is in sale since Wednesday, November 26, 2014. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints”. The seller is “thriftdrop” and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, to all countries in Europe, to all countries in continental Asia.