Kikugawa Eizan


Beauty with Umbrella

signed Kikugawa Eizan hitsu, with Maroni collector's seal at lower left, ca. 1810

oban tate-e vertical diptych 29 1/2 by 10 in., 75 by 25.4 cm

Bertha Evelyn Jaques was an American etcher and cyanotype photographer who helped found the Chicago Society of Etchers, and who had a friendship with the well-known Japonsime print artist, Helen Hyde (1868-1919) who visited Jaques on several occaisons.

Albert Maroni (French, 1852-1923)
Bertha Evelyn Jaques, print artist (Chicago, 1863-1941), sold at Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc, August 20, 1974, lot no. 129 (illus.)
(inv. no. 10-5157)

price: $7,500


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