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Chrysanthemum Boy

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Chrysanthemum Boy
by Kono Bairei (1844-1895)

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Artist: Kono Bairei (1844-1895) 楳嶺
Title: Chrysanthemum Boy
Date 1st edition?Not set
Publisher 1st edition?Unknown 不明
Publisher (this edition)?Unknown 不明
Medium (1st edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (1st edition): Chuban
Format (this edition): Chuban
DB artwork code: 42792
Notes (1st edition)?
Notes (this edition)?The following information was taken from the original web listing of this artwork. Often written by non-experts, there may be inaccuracies:

Monday, 27 December 2010

Title Chrysanthemum Boy
Artist Bairei Kono 1844-1895
Seal Bairei.
Dated Ca. 1890-1900s.
Medium/Technique Woodblock print.
Impression Very good.
Colors Very good.
Condition Good … Light toning. Binding holes on the right margin. Creased. Slight foxing.
Description "Kiku Jido" (Chrysanthemum Boy) is writing Buddhist sutra on the leaves of chrysanthemum. The dew from the leaves became the medicine of the fountain of youth.
Width Item 10.8 inches = 27.5 cm
Height Item 8.5 inches = 21.5 cm

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