WRITING A LETTER
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Modern museum quality giclée print on heavy fine art paper from an original 19th century photograph by Japanese photographer Kimbei Kusakabe (1841–1934).
A woman in kimono writing a scroll letter next to an andon lamp. There is an ink stone in the wooden box on her right.
Kimbei Kusakabe, ca. 1890s. Hand tinted albumen print. Kjeld Duits Collection.
The original albumen print was hand tinted in the 19th century by traditionally trained Japanese artisans.
|Unframed fine art print, custom made upon your order|
|Giclée printed on certified museum quality archival paper (Hahnemühle Fine Art) for highest age resistance|
|Matte premium inkjet coating for perfect reproduction of colors, detail and pictorial depth|
|Printed with a white border for easy framing (0.39" | 1cm)|
|Professionally packaged for safe shipping|
|The actual print size might differ by a small fraction. Learn more here|
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Each item is created individually just for you. Therefore our products are non-returnable and non-refundable.
Damages and issues
We will reprint and replace your order for free if it arrives damaged.
Please inspect your order upon reception. If any item is defective, damaged or if you receive the wrong item, please take photos and contact us immediately.
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