Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908)
Presented below are some of the finest prints produced by the Meiji-era bijin-ga artist Mizuno Toshikata. The oban-sized series, 'Thirty-Six Examples of Beauties' ranks as one of the best series by Toshikata. There were a total of 36 prints in this series and it was available as a complete album or as individual prints. The publisher of this series was Akiyama Buemon.

Thirty-Six Examples of Beauties

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: April- A Woman of the Enkyo Era
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Streetwalkers
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Composing a Poem
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Sunset - Lady in Keian era, 1648-1651
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: A Blessed Letter
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Looking at Snow
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Shell Gathering - Women of the Bunka Era
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Attending a Drama - Woman of the Shouou Era
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Washing Hair
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Visiting an Onsen
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Tea-House Waitress
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Dancer of the Heian Era
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Sheltering from Rain- Woman of the Tenwa Era
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Moon Viewing
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Gourd Seller
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Iris Garden
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: The Sound of Insects
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: The Journey
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Picnic
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: First Warbling Heard in the New Year
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: A Stroll
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Traditional Japanese Handball Game
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Puppet Show
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Tea ceremony
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Store Display Shelf
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Playing the Koto
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Teahouse with Braided Hats
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Mushroom Gathering
Series: 36 Examples of Beauties
Date: 1891-93

Other works

Artist: Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
Title: Viewing Spring from the River
Date: 1900s/10s/20s


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