Tekiho Art Panel Woodblock Print Puppet Dancer
A delightful early 20th Century art panel woodblock print of a Puppet Dancer Mounted on shikishi board with gold flecked backing and gold leaf border. A Childrens’ Puppet Dancer holding traditional fans which are part of the dance ritual and dressed in colourful costume.
Dimensions of sheet are approximately 27.2 cm height and 24.2 width.
Signature and Seal of Tekiho and Publisher on the bottom left of the print.
In good overall condition and has never been used.
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Nishizawa Tekiho (1889 – 1965)
Tekiho studied under Araki Kanpo (1831-1915) as well as his son Araki Jippo (1872-1944). The father and son specialized in bird and flower paintings.
He was most famous for his charming paintings of traditional dolls and, following in his adoptive father’s footsteps, he became a serious collector and scholar of dolls.
|Dimensions||24.2 × 27.2 cm|