[Reproduction woodblock print]
This work is a reproduction of a woodblock print, made with the same traditional printmaking processes as those used when the original was created.
Type : woodblock prints, Ukiyo-e
Topic : Bijin-ga (Beautiful women) by Utamaro
Series : Ten Classes of WomenÕs Physiognomy (Fujyo ninso Jippon)
Title : Woman Reading (Fumiyomu onna)
Author : Takamizawa Tadao
Artist : Kitagawa Utamaro
Publisher : Yuyudo shuppan
The estimated Period : Showa period (1950-1989)
Material : paper
Printing process : The tesuri method (A traditional printing technique in which the designs carved on wood are hand-printed onto paper one color at a time.)
Dimensions : about 320mm x 222mm (12.6in x 8.7in)
Weight : 6gram(0.2oz)
Condition : old item; (damaged by tear, spot, dirt, scribbles, worm-eaten holes, etc...) Please view pictures as they are a part of the description.