Bijin Woodblock by Okada Saburosuke
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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Woodblock Prints: Pre 1930: item # 124924
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Floating World Gallery
1925 N. Halsted Street
Chicago, Illinois 60614
Original Japanese woodblock print by Okada Saburosuke (1869-1939), titled Osan, the Heroine in "Daikyoji Mukashi-goyomi", c. 1923. This print is one of 18 designs published as supplements to "The Complete Works of Chikamatsu", which consisted of 16 volumes, plus two additional images.
This print measures approximately 15 3/8 x 7 7/8 inches, plus full margins. It is in wonderful condition, aside from some light toning.
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