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2005/01/04

Artist: Suzuki, Kason (1860-1919)
Series: Kuchi-e (book illustration)
Title or Subject: Beauty
Signature or Seal: Seal
Date or Circa: 1900
Paper Size: 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches
Impression/Color/Condition: Good/Good/Good

Description: Original folds, trimming at corners from detachment, light wear and soiling
Title Cuckoo (Kuchi-e)
Artist Kason Suzuki 1860-1919
Seal artist's seal
Dated ca. 1900 - 1910
Impression excellent - very good
Colors excellent - very good
Condition very good slight soil, two horizontal folds usual for kuchi-e, top left corner thin, top right corner repaired.
Description A lady is drying colorful cloth. A cuckoo (harbinger of the summer) is flying by.
Width 8.7 inches = 22.0 cm
Height 12.0 inches = 30.5 cm
Literature Merritt, Helen; Nanako Yamada, "Woodblock Kuchi-e Prints: Reflections of Meiji Culture", Honolulu; University of Hawaii Press, 2000, ISBN 0-8248-2073-8, - pg. 165, pl. 6.24
Saturday, 27 August 2005

Title Cuckoo
kuchi-e
Artist Kason Suzuki 1860-1919
Seal artist's seal
Dated ca. 1900 - 1910
Technique/Medium Woodblock print
Impression excellent - very good
Colors excellent - very good
Condition good light soil, two horizontal folds usual for kuchi-e, trimmed, album backing.
Description A lady is drying colorful cloth. A cuckoo (harbinger of the summer) is flying by.
Width 8.3 inches = 21.0 cm
Height 11.6 inches = 29.5 cm
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