Kesyo Mayuzukuri Kuden. (Makeup instructions as handed down). JAPANESE SCROLL, Bokuya MIZUSHIMA, artist and scribe.
Kesyo Mayuzukuri Kuden. (Makeup instructions as handed down)
Kesyo Mayuzukuri Kuden. (Makeup instructions as handed down)
A BIBLE OF BEAUTY FOR WOMEN IN EARLY EDO JAPAN

Kesyo Mayuzukuri Kuden. (Makeup instructions as handed down)

Kyoto: ca 1690. Calligraphic scroll (20 x 650 cm) in Japanese. With 33 brilliant illustrations, ten in color. Title inscription at beginning and signature of scribe at end. Enclosed in a handsome paulownia wood box certified with seal and signature inside top cover by Sigemi Komatsu, an expert in “old writing.” In excellent condition, with only two small marginal repairs and light discoloration at the beginning of the scroll. Item #15641

Price: $18,000.00