12 - 13 July 2005
Chobunsai Eishi (1756-1829)
From the series Seiro Edo murasaki [Purple Flowers of Edo], the oiran Segawa of Matsub-ya parading with her kamuro Takeno and Kikuno and two shinzo, signed Chobunsai Eishi ga, very good impression, very good benigirai colours and very good condition, laid down
Oban tate-e: 38.7 x 26.2cm.
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For another impression see Klaus J. Brandt, Hosoda Eishi, Der Japanische Maler und Holzschnitt Meister und Seine Schuler (Stuttgart, 1977), 26, no. 73.
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