Eisen - Bujin Tokaido (Beauty Tokaido)

Eisen - Bujin Tokaido (Beauty Tokaido)
Eisen (1790-1848), after he lost his job as a Samurai, he owned a house of prostitution. Then, he became an Ukiyo-e artist. He is a co-painter of The 69 Stations of Kiso Kaido series with Hiroshige.

Bijin Tokaido series was cut off after series No. 40, because then government prohibited this series its indecent pictures (in order to warning to others).

Bijin Tokaido series: 40 sheets (includes number 34, Futagawa, has been discovered recently)

Fist time fukkoku complete set of Bijin Tokaido, set of 40, $14,000