Koyo (Colored Leaves)
The print was produced as a kuchie frontispiece for a novel 紅葉 "Koyo" (Colored Leaves) in a literary magazine titled Bungei Kurabu magazine, Vol 8, No.13 in 1902. His art name "Mosai" with red seal "Eisen" on the right of the image. Very elegant kuchie print.
Artist: Eisen Tomioka (1864 -1905)
Date: Meiji 35 (1902)
Paper size: 12 and 1/8 x 8 and 7/8 inches (31 x 22.5 cm)
Condition: Good overall. Original Kuchi-e fold lines. Excellent colors and details. Minor toning, soils, and crease as shown. Please see photos for details.