Kuwagata Keisai (1764-1824), also known as Kitao MasayoshiWoodblock Prints Title:
Lotus, Iris and Wagtail, from the series A Mirror of Birds and Flowers1st Publication:
Horizontal Oban,Date of this edition: 1789, Original edition Publisher:
Some mild soiling, and mild color fading. Excellent overall condition.Notes:
This is a very rare print, especially in this condition. You can find some references from the Chazen Museum of Art HEREPictures:
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.