1922 Print Hosoda Gokyo Makinoya Mitsu Kana-ya Kamuro Oiran Japanese XAJ9

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This is an original 1922 monochrome halftone print of a piece by Japanese ukiyo-e artist Hosoda Gokyo that depicts Makinoya of Mitsu-Kana-ya walking with an assistant and her kamuro.

Please be sure to view the dimensions of this piece.

CONDITION

This 89+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Monochrome
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 6.5 inches; 10 x 17 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offered a collection of color and monochrome halftone prints of pieces by famous Japanese ukiyo-e artists such as Hiroshige and Yeizan. The collection was the first American edition, and themes include Japanese life, actors and actresses, courtesans and other fascinating depictions of the Edo Period.

Keywords specific to this image: courtesan

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