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Kaishi 懐紙
by Ohira Kasen(1900 - 1983)

Original caretaker of this artwork: Asian Collection

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Artist: Ohira Kasen(1900 - 1983) 華泉
Title: Kaishi 懐紙
Series: 24 Figures of Charming Women 艶姿二十四孝
Date 1st edition?1931
Publisher 1st edition?Shinbisha
Publisher (this edition)?Shinbisha
Medium (1st edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (1st edition): Large Oban
Format (this edition): Large Oban
DB artwork code: 36643
Notes (1st edition)?Title Twenty-four Examples of Charming Figures - Kaishi
Adesugata Niju-shi Ko
Artist Kasen Ohira 1900-1983
Signature Kasen.
Seal Artist's seal (Kasen).
Dated 1931.
Publisher Shinbisha.
Medium/Technique Woodblock print.

Description "Adesugata Niju-shi Ko" (Twenty-four Examples of Charming Figures). "Kaishi". Beauty in a red kimono. She probably just woke up from a late night party. She is holding a wand of paper in her mouth and her stylish modern short hair is a bit disarray.
Format Dai-Oban
Width Item 11.3 inches = 28.7 cm
Height Item 17.4 inches = 44.3 cm
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:

Artist: Ohira, Kasen (1900-1983)
Series: Publisher Shinbisha
Title or Subject: 24 Examples of Charming Figures
Signature or Seal: Signature, Publisher seal
Date or Circa: 1910-20's
Paper Size: 17 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches
Impression/Color/Condition: Good/Good/Good

Description: Minor foxing, 1/4 inch tear repair in margin, light wear and soiling

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