Woodblock print. Bijinga. Geisha with closed umbrella and the end of her foulard between her teeth.
- 1787-1867 (artist)
- Made in: Japan
Inscription CommentEizan, Kikugawa
12 December 2001
Reason for treatment
Repair and remount.
Moderate condition. Lined with old print repairs on the verso. Water damage visible on purple robe. Lots of large insect holes which indicate that the print was rolled at some stage when the damage occured.
Lifted from old bm mount. Reduced adhesive around the edges and removed paper.Filled losses with hosho paper toned with watercolour. Humidified and flattened.
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Object reference number: JCF3034
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