Kurumi Tokisaki Enchanting Beauty Under the Cherry Blossoms Date A Live Ukiyo-e Woodblock Print (Import)
About Kurumi Tokisaki Enchanting Beauty Under the Cherry Blossoms Date A Live Ukiyo-e Woodblock Print (Import)
This limited edition woodblock print features the character Kurumi Tokisaki from the popular anime series "Date A Live" and comes with a designated original frame, certificate, and an explanatory booklet. *Does not include actual woodblock seen in video.
Hand-carved by Kayoko Suga and printed by Takuya Okada, this product is extremely limited. All are handmade so no two are exactly alike. Different color alignments, uneven coloring, or a little wrinkled paper can be seen on the products, but that is one of the major features of woodblock printing. Please enjoy its unique characteristics.
Woodblock (unframed) measures approx 11.02" W x 17.87" H and is made of washi*, wooden plywood, and paper. Please make sure to store in a cool and airy place and to also avoid direct sunlight.
*Washi is Echizen Kizuki Bousho, the finest traditional Japanese paper made by a living national treasure, Ichibei Iwano Echizen.
Made in Japan. The images provided may slightly differ from the actual product.
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Following her graduation from high school, Kayoko Suga studied Edo woodblock print for 7 years. Then became independent. Now she is one of the few female traditional craftsman certified by METI. In 2003, she did a live performance at O-edo Happyakuyachou Exhibition in Edo Tokyo Museum. In 2005, she also did a live performance at the Meisho Edo Hyakkei Kansei Kinen Exhibition in Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi. In 2008, a live performance was held at the Hokusai Manga Exhibition in Edo Tokyo Museum.