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Pupil of the Eye (Hitomi), from the series Second Series of Modern Beauties (Gendai bijin dai-nishû)

現代美人集第二輯 瞳

Japanese
Shôwa era
1936 (Shôwa 11), August
Artist Itô Shinsui (Japanese, 1898–1972), Publisher Watanabe Shôzaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 78

Dimensions

44.2 x 29 cm (17 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.740

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 74/250.

Signed

Shinsui ga (in block)
深水画

Markings

Artist's seal

Provenance

1949, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession date: September 15, 1949)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich