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Black Head-Scarf (Kuro zukin)

Kuniyoshi, Utagawa

Black Head-Scarf (Kuro zukin)
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 25cm


Surimono, colour print from woodblocks, blind-embossing, metallic pigments, circa 1832. Shikishiban format. Signed: Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga. Printer: Suriko Shinzo.

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Black Head-Scarf or Hood (Kuro zukin). From the series Fuzoku onna Suikoden hyakuhachiban no uchi (Elegant Women for the Suikoden Novel - 108 designs) commissioned by the Hisakataya poetry group for New Year.

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