Hosada Eishi (Chobunsai) (1756-1829)Woodblock Prints Title:
Group of Courtisans1st Publication:
1789 - 1790Size:
14-7/8 x 10" + Margins as shownDate of this edition: 1789 - 1790 Publisher:
Multiple repaired worm holes, blending well. Color faded consistent with prints from the 18th century. Good overall condition.Notes:
There seems to be a second edition associated with this print with some cherry blossoms on top of the people's head. The same print with the cherry blossoms was the right sheet of a triptych.
A similar print is referenced by the M.A.K. Museum in Austria
, Accession number KI11389 if the search does not go directly to the page results.Pictures:
Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.