Kiyochika: Four Faces, including a woman powdering her face (Sold)
Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Title: Four Faces, including a woman powdering her face
Series: One Hundred Faces: Supplement to Thirty-Two Faces (Sanjûnisô tsuika Hyakumensô)
Date: 1883 (Meiji 16)
A man upper left appears to be singing; a woman upper right powders her rather brown skin with white; a woman lower right has her husband twist a piece of paper for her by his mouth, and lower left is a man in a snowstorm blowing on his hand to try to keep it warm.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Publisher: Morimoto Junzaburô
Literature: See Henry Smith’s book, page 60, figs. 65 & 66.
Signature: Kiyochika hitsu