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Mosquito Net (Kaya), from the series First Series of Modern Beauties (Gendai bijin dai-isshû)

現代美人集第一輯 蚊帳

Japanese
Shôwa era
1929 (Shôwa 4), May
Artist Itô Shinsui (Japanese, 1898–1972), Publisher Watanabe Shôzaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Brown et al., Fresh Impressions (2013), cat. 25; Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 55

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 42.4 x 27.7 cm (16 11/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.329

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 15/250.

Signed

Shinsui ga (in block)
深水画

Markings

Artist's seal: Shinsui

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich