Watanabe Ikuharu, (1895-1975)

Competing Beauties in the Showa Era: December [Lunar Calendar], Snow, Sky
(Showa Bijo Sugata Kurabe: Harumachi-Zuki, Yukizora)

The title cartouche at upper left in the shape of a curling piece of paper; the series title in the yellow 'curling' section, Showa bijo sugata kurabe, the print title in the 'flat' section, Harumachi-zuki, Yukizora. Signed at left, Ikuharu hitsu with red maple leaf-shaped seal. Publisher unknown, ca. mid-1920-30's.

oban tate-e 42 by 26.9 cm


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site last updated
January 15, 2022

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
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