Artist: Takeuchi Keishu
Title: Marishi Bodhisattva — 摩利支天
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Description: Saturday, 27 August 2005 Title Lady in winter Artist Keishu Takeuchi 1861-1942 Seal keishu Dated 1911 Publisher Bungei Kurabu Technique/Medium Woodblock print Impression good Colors very good Condition very good … slightly soiled background, two horizontal folds as usual for kuchi-e, a worm track (1/2 inch long) on the upper right background, album backing (Meiji). Description "Marishiten" A kuchi-e (book illustration) for a story published in Bungei Kurabu, a very popular literature magazine. The backward Swastika on the background is a traditional Buddhist symbol. Width 8.5 inches = 21.5 cm Height 11.4 inches = 29.0 cm