Size; Please see photos. Situation; there are some scratches and dirt.
Archive for November 11th, 2023
This piece is by famed artist, Kikukawa Eizan (1787 – July 17, 1867) and was printed sometime during the early 19th century. This print depicts a courtesan with a man looking through a mirror. This print is in great shape and the colors are still vibrant. It comes in a chrome mid-century frame. The frame measures 16.4 x. 20.75 inches This print is in great shape and the colors are still vibrant. There is 1 very small chip in the glass of the frame, but it is not very noticeable.
Koson Ohara was one of the great printmakers of the 20th century, best known for his kacho-e prints of birds and flowers. Koson, was born in Kanazawa, Ishikawa prefecture. Throughout a prolific career, in which he created around 500 prints, he went by three different titles: Ohara Hoson, Ohara Shoson, and Ohara Koson.