Utagawa School -- "Geisha in Green Kimono"

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Artist Utagawa School
Title "Geisha in Green Kimono"
(given name)
Date ca1840
Series na
Publisher Privately printed.
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 3/8 x 12 1/2
Impression Excellent.
Superbly executed "bokashi" shading to kimonos; "burnishing" to hairs; crisp "key-lines," highly detailed carving.
Condition Very Good+++. Excellent colors. Soft vertical centerfold, light soiling.
Reference/Illus na
Comments A geisha seen fondling the unusually large member of a young samurai who responds in kind. A large, deluxe, technical masterpiece (see article on: "Deluxe Printing Techniques").
Item # CG-834
Price $925 (Reserved/JH)