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Combing the Hair (Kamisuki)

「髪梳き」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1929 (Shôwa 4), October
Artist Torii Kotondo (Japanese, 1900–1976), Publisher Sakai and Kawaguchi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley, ed., Women of Shin Hanga (2013), #50; Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 170

Dimensions

47 x 30 cm (18 1/2 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.728

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 35.1880, 49.728

Edition: 23/300.

Signed

Kotondo saku (in block)
言人作

Markings

Artist's seal: Kotondo

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich