Utagawa Toyokuni III (Utagawa Kunisada), ‘A Contest of Beauties, Spring Dawn: Applying Moxa’, ca. 1822, Scholten Japanese Art
Utagawa Toyokuni III (Utagawa Kunisada), ‘A Contest of Beauties, Spring Dawn: Applying Moxa’, ca. 1822, Scholten Japanese Art
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A Contest of Beauties, Spring Dawn: Applying Moxa, ca. 1822

Woodblock print
15 3/10 in
38.9 cm
$3,500
location
New York
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signed Gototei Kunisada ga, with publisher's seal Ise (Iseya Rihei of Kinjudo), censor's …

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signed Gototei Kunisada ga, with publisher's seal Ise (Iseya Rihei of Kinjudo), censor's seal kiwame, ca. 1822

oban tate-e 15 3/8 by 10 3/8 in., 38.9 by 26.3 cm

In this example a beauty is turned away from a mirror while she focuses on applying moxa, a form of dried mugwort which was applied while burning to …

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A Contest of Beauties, Spring Dawn
Publisher
Iseya Rihei of Kinjudo
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Scholten Japanese Art
Utagawa Toyokuni III (Utagawa Kunisada), ‘A Contest of Beauties, Spring Dawn: Applying Moxa’, ca. 1822, Scholten Japanese Art
Utagawa Toyokuni III (Utagawa Kunisada), ‘A Contest of Beauties, Spring Dawn: Applying Moxa’, ca. 1822, Scholten Japanese Art
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signed Gototei Kunisada ga, with publisher's seal Ise (Iseya Rihei of Kinjudo), censor's …

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signed Gototei Kunisada ga, with publisher's seal Ise (Iseya Rihei of Kinjudo), censor's seal kiwame, ca. 1822

oban tate-e 15 3/8 by 10 3/8 in., 38.9 by 26.3 cm

In this example a beauty is turned away from a mirror while she focuses on applying moxa, a form of dried mugwort which was applied while burning to …

Read more
Series
A Contest of Beauties, Spring Dawn
Publisher
Iseya Rihei of Kinjudo
Image rights
Scholten Japanese Art

A Contest of Beauties, Spring Dawn: Applying Moxa, ca. 1822

Woodblock print
15 3/10 in
38.9 cm
$3,500
location
New York
Have a question? Read our FAQ.