Kiyochika: Ancient Beauty: Kodai Moyo-Hotoke (Sold)

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Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Title: Ancient Beauty: Kodai Moyo-Hotoke
Series: Ancient Patterns
Date: 1897

Hotoke-gozen. In the 12th century the young dancer Hotoke-gozen became a nun at age 17. Here she visits Gio, Yinyou and their mother at a small temple in autumn at dusk. She still wears the garb of the uninitiated and is clearly very beautiful and appealing.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Mint.
Dimensions: ôban triptych
Publisher: Takekawa Seikichi
Seal: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Signature: Kiyochika