Eisen (1790 - 1848), "The Calculating Type (Tegaari so)"
|Title||The Calculating Type (Tegaari so)|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Series Title||Twelve Scenes of Modern Beauties|
|Size||14 -1/2 x 10 "|
|Condition||Fair/Good; old repairs and light hosho backing.|
Notes: A courtesan reading a letter with a toothpick in her mouth. Notice the elaborate hairpins and her fashionably decorated green lower lip.
Another example of this print is in the permanent collection of the Adachi Ward Museum, Tokyo.