Artwork Details for Kajiwara Hisako (1896-1988, scroll, woodblock artist) "A Kyoto Maiko"

Kajiwara Hisako (1896-1988, scroll, woodblock artist) - A Kyoto Maiko - 京舞子

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A Kyoto Maiko - 京舞子
by Kajiwara Hisako (1896-1988, scroll, woodblock artist) - 梶原 緋佐子

Artist:Kajiwara Hisako (1896-1988, scroll, woodblock artist) - 梶原 緋佐子
Title:A Kyoto Maiko - 京舞子
Publisher:Art Company - アート社
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Large Oban - 大大判, 30.5 x 41cm (sheet size)
Artwork Code:11407-Kajiwara_Hisako
Notes:Artist: Hisako Kajiwara 1896-1988
Title: Maiko in Kyoto
Date: Maybe the 1950s/60s?
Publisher: Art - sha
Medium: Woodblock print
Width Item 12.0 inches = 30.5 cm
Height Item 16.1 inches = 41.0 cm
Notes: "Kyo Maiko" (Maiko in Kyoto).
Gorgeous gold mica background. Gold and silver pigments used. Two short thin strips of tape on verso edges. The scan does not show the metallic highlights (the photo below details this a llittle better).

This artwork is from my personal collection and is not for sale.

Artist Biography:
Hisako Kajiwara was one of the excellent pupil of Kukuchi Keigetsu. Her distinctive depiction of beauties received many awards from Teiten, Nitten. She was awarded the great contributor of culture award from Kyoto city in 1976.
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