Shoson (1877 - 1945), "Maiko and Lipstick - Original Painting"
|Title||Maiko and Lipstick - Original Painting|
|Medium||Original Painting Scroll|
|Edition||First and only.|
|Reference No||Uncatalogued - Original Painting|
|Size||Full mount: 53 -1/2 x 25 -3/4 "; Image size: 18 x 19 -3/4 "|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: Signed Shoson. Artist Red Seal. Year: Showa 16, (1941). Accompanied with the original signed/titled box.
One of only a very small selection of original works that depicts a Maiko as the main subject. The original painting displays stunning execution throughout the intricate details of the image.
Large exhibition paintings by Shoson are quite rare.