Unknown artist - Portrait of a bijinUnknown artist - Portrait of a bijin
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Unknown artist

Portrait of a Bijin, with one hand in her obi. In the background an inset with a battle scene (Boshin War or Satsuma Rebellion?).

Signature: signed, but unread

Seal: sealed (... Baihô?)

Date: ca 1900-1910

Size: 20,5 x 28,8 cm

Kuchi-e (frontispiece woodblock print).

Very good impression and colours, with relief printing, glossy overprint and partly printed with silver. Not mounted. Margins a tiny bit trimmed. At left margin a few minimal creases, otherwise perfect condition without any folds.