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Yoshitoshi - 32 Aspects of Women, "Frozen"

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Catalog ID A2011
Artist Yoshitoshi
Title Frozen
Medium Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Series Title Thirty-two Aspects of Women
Edition First
Date 1888
Publisher Tsunajima Kemekichi
Reference No Stevenson #11
Size 14 -1/2 x 10 "
Condition Fine, with fresh colors; slightly toned.
Price $2000.00
Shipping (US) $59.00
Shipping (Non-US) $180.00
Sale Price $1595.00

Notes: Habits of a geisha of the Nakamachi district of Fukagawa in the Tempō era. Battling a snowstorm, this stylish young courtesan is on her way to a geisha house in the eastern part of Edo. An unusual printing technique called itabokashi (block gradation), in which the edge of the printing area of the block is bevelled, to show how the snow has blown off along the ribs of the umbrella.