Ito Shinsui


The Second Collection of Modern Beauties: Hair
(Gendai bijin shu dai nishu: Kami)

dated and signed, Showa kyunen sangatsu (Showa 9 [1934], 3rd month), Shinsui ga, with artist's seal Shinsui, with publisher's seal lower right margin, Hanken shoyu Watanabe Shozaburo, with limited edition seal on verso Nihyakugoju mai zeppan, dai hyakujuyon ban (250 limited edition, number 114) with rectangular hiragana seal Watanabe, 1934

dai oban tate-e 17 1/4 by 10 3/4 in., 43.8 by 27.3 cm

Tadasu Watanabe, Ito Shinsui: All the Woodblock Prints, 1992, p. 107, cat no. 69
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo,, acquisition no. P00145-009
(inv. no. C-1846)

price: $1,400

Ito Shinsui

verso seal


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