Misogi harae

Tanrei Araki

1953

Misogi harae  禊祓

The print was produced as a kuchie frontispiece for a book. It shows very old (traditional) ceremony form of Shinto purification (called "Misogi harae" ) Artist name "Tanrei" with a red seal on the lower left corner.


Artist: Tanrei Araki (1857- 1937)
Date: Meiji 
Paper size: 5 and 3/4 x 8 and 1/2 inches (14.5 x 21.7 cm)
Condition: Good overall with a fold line in the center. Excellent colors and details. Minor soils and minor toning as shown. Please see photos for details.

 


Collections: Kuchi-e