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Eizan@Fumishikishi vol.1, Shunga Book

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Item No A1-94-525-26
Title Fumishikishi vol.1, Shunga Book
Artist Eizan
Date 1814
Condition Hole,Creases,Foxing,Rubbing,Repair,Backed
Size 15.3~22cm
Price $420.88
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Eizan
1787-1867
Ukiyoe painter. Also referred to as Kodamaya Eizan or others as Gago. Learned the painting from his father Eiji who used to be a pupil of Kano School as well as Suzuki Nanrei. In approx.1804, he began to produce his original sensual beauty as taking in Utamaro Ifs latest yearsf painting style. He is also known as a pioneer who began a full-length beauty on a diptych hanging scroll. As a founder of Kikukawa School, he instructed excellent pupils such as Eisen.