Manchu Official, Peking by Elizabeth Keith

Manchu Official, Peking by Elizabeth Keith

Manchu Official, Peking

Elizabeth Keith

Title

Manchu Official, Peking

 
Artist
Year
1925  
Technique
color woodcut 
Image Size
17 13/16 x 12 3/8" image size 
Signature
pencil, lower right image 
Edition Size
75, only around 40 known impressions 
Annotations
titled in pencil on verso with "(2) / 30.00" 
Reference
Miles 19 
Paper
antique-white laid Japanese hosho 
State
published 
Publisher
Watanabe 
Inventory ID
LEAR104 
Price
$4,000.00 
Description
The Miles catalogue raisonne notes: "Reprinted through 1936. A portrait of a court nobleman. Edition 75, but only 40 known to have been printed." One of Keith's largest images, with bright colors in the elaborate gown. This impression is titled by the artist in pencil on the verso.