Koichi Sewai Rich and Luminous Color

Koichi Sewai, b. 1946

Rich and Luminous Color

self-carved, self-printed; numbered, titled and signed on the bottom margin in pencil, 19/30, Tsuya, K. Sewai, ca. 1984

10 1/4 by 8 7/8 in., 26 by 22.5 cm

A focused view of the reflection in an oval mirror of a kabuki actor using a brush to apply red kumadori (stage make-up) around his eyes.



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October 28, 2021

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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