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Item No A1-98-319-02
Title Selections from the Brocade Quarter - Teahouse on Nakanocho in Yoshiwara
Artist Eizan
Date 1815
Condition Hole,Foxing,Rubbing,Tears,Centerfold
Size 37.5~25.5cm
Price $226.77
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Eizan
1787-1867
Ukiyoe painter. Also referred to as Kodamaya Eizan or others as Gago. Learned the painting from his father Eiji who used to be a pupil of Kano School as well as Suzuki Nanrei. In approx.1804, he began to produce his original sensual beauty as taking in Utamaro Ifs latest yearsf painting style. He is also known as a pioneer who began a full-length beauty on a diptych hanging scroll. As a founder of Kikukawa School, he instructed excellent pupils such as Eisen.