Beauty Reading a Letter - Charming design of a beauty reading a letter in her private quarters. She leans sleepily against a black lacquer chest as the letter unrolls over her knee. She holds a slender pipe and a robe is draped over a nearby screen. Beautifully drawn and softly colored. Seldom seen in reprint.
Artist - Shuncho (active circa 1780 - 1795)
Image Size - 10" x 14 5/8" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight thinning on reverse at top corners from previous mounting. Toning, a few creases and marks. Please see photos for details. Good overall.