Woman Putting on Face Powder
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Artist:   Eisen Keisai
Ichibei Izumiya  
Title:   Woman Putting on Face Powder  
Date:   1820-1822  
Medium:   Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper  
Dimensions:   14 1/2 x 10 1/8 in. (36.8 x 25.7 cm) (image, sheet) 23 x 19 x 1 1/2 in. (58.42 x 48.26 x 3.81 cm) (outer frame)  
Credit Line:   Gift of Louis W. Hill, Jr.  
Location:   Gallery Not on view  

Name:   Izumiya, Ichibei  
Role:   Publisher  
Nationality:   Japanese  
Name:   Keisai, Eisen  
Nationality:   Japanese  
Life Dates:   Japanese, 1790 - 1848  

Object Description  
Inscriptions:   Famous powder "Bien-sennyoko_" produced by Sakamoto, made for beauties: (Bien-Sennyo_ko_ to yu_, Sa Keisai Eisen ga Censor:kiwame Publisher:Izumi-ichi Artist's seal  
Classification:   Prints  
Physical Description:   nishiki-e, advertisement of the face powder  
Creation Place:   Asia, Japan, , ,  
Edition:   5 pieces series  
Accession #:   P.75.51.159  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts