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Eisen@Twenty-four Examples of Filial Devotion in the Floating World, Guo Ju

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Item No A1-94-026
Title Twenty-four Examples of Filial Devotion in the Floating World, Guo Ju
Artist Eisen
Condition Hole,Creases,Repair
Size 26~38cm
Price $1144.45
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Eisen
1791-1848
Ukiyoe painter. Also referred to as Kokushunro as Gago, Inransai as Ingo. Born to a samurai family, he entered government service, but he got involved in a trouble and dismissed. He had a chance to get to know Kikukawa Eiji whose child, Eizan , taught him painting. He initially handled actor painting, but later showed his talent in beauty, and left a number of beauty portraits with unique sensual charms. He was also excelled at landscape.