October 8th, 2012 - 07:09 PM
Noblewoman 1799 is our most current restoration, a piece with a distinctive mood, and is reproduced in high-resolution in the 'Fashion and Fabric' gallery of vintage images . . .
"Noblewoman 1799" . . . Page of an illustrated book, 36 Poets, showing a noblewoman (dressed in elaborate and richly decorated kimono) resting her head on her hand. She is partly obscured by a cloth screen with a phoenix design. From an original 18th century (1799) woodcut, Kanjo zu, by Hosoda Eishi. All Rights Reserved © 2012 padre art . . .
This charming and atmospheric image can be found (with hundreds of other vintage woodcuts and drawings), lovingly restored and reproduced in high resolution, as designs for unique gift ideas in our online store, 'Padre Art Prints' . . . Noblewoman 1799