Chigusa no hana
The print was issued as part of an orihon (folding book). Title of the book is "千種の花” Chigusa no hana ( A thousand type of flowers). Published in 1897 by Bunemon Akiyama. Artist name "Terukata" with the artist's red seal on the lower left of the image. Title "Chigusa no Hana" on the upper right corner. Beautiful colors and incredible details. Silver metallic pigments on the blue obi sash.
Artist: Terukata Ikeda (1883-1921)
Date: Meiji 30 (1897)
Paper size: 13 and 1/8 x 8 and 5/8 inches (33.2 x 21.7 cm)
Condition: Good overall. Original Kuchi-e fold line (a vertical fold in the middle) Paper ceases on the bottom corners and A few minor soils as shown. Please see photos for details.
Flat shipping rate (USPS Priority mail with full insurance) $20.00