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Early Summer Rain (Samidare), from the series Second Series of Modern Beauties (Gendai bijin dai-nishû)

現代美人集第二輯 五月雨

Japanese
Shôwa era
1931 (Shôwa 6), June
Artist Itô Shinsui (Japanese, 1898–1972), Publisher Watanabe Shôzaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 63

Dimensions

43.6 x 28 cm (17 3/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

52.503

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shinsui (in block)
深水

Markings

Artist's seal: Shinsui

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich