Keichû - Mother and daughter readingKeichû - Mother and daughter reading
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Yamada Keichû (1868-1934)

Mother and daughter reading a book in front of a traditional tokonoma.

Publisher: Bungei Kurabu

Date: ca 1897

Size: 22,4 x 29,7 cm

Kuchi-e (frontispiece woodblock print). From: Bungei Kurabu, vol. 3, No 12.

Perfect impression and colours. Glossy overprint and printed with metal pigments (a little bit oxidized). Not mounted. A little bit creased, but only at margins and corners. At left margin a small wormhole and somewhat soiled. Two vertical folds, as usual for Kuchi-e. On the whole very good condition. Very nice and rare item.