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Sewing - Kuchi-e

Keishu Takeuchi 1861-1942

Keishu Takeuchi 1861-1942


Keishu Takeuchi 1861-1942
Keishu Takeuchi was a student of the great Meiji ukiyo-e artist Yoshitoshi Tsukioka. Typical for the period of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, Keishu Takeuchi worked as an illustrator making mainly kuchi-e - frontispiece illustrations for magazines and novels.
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tomasina $120 yes 2/19/2018 2:11:25 AM

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Sewing - Kuchi-e

Keishu Takeuchi 1861-1942

Frontispiece illustration depicting a for the novel "Hakujitsu-mu" (Daydream), from the popular literary magazine, "Bungei Kurabu" Vol. 12 No. 1.
Kuchi-e (frontispiece illustration) was made for the popular literary magazines largely aimed at the female readers in Meiji-Taisho era. They were published by newly established publishers such as Bungei Kurabu, Shunyodo and Suzando. These publishing companies; among which Chuo-koronsha, Kodansha, Shinchosha still exist; published not only literary subjects but also many different everyday subjects such as cooking, sewing and hobbies as monthly publications.



Bungei Kurabu.

Woodblock print.

Very good.

Very good ... Shomen-zuri patterns on the hair.

Very good ... Slightly creased. Slightly soiled. One vertical fold usual for kuchi-e. Backed.

11.1 inches = 28.3 cm

8.8 inches = 22.4 cm

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SX Standard National Postal Service Small and medium-sized prints. Registered letter. 5-20 days yes $28
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