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The Marumage Hairstyle

丸髷

Japanese
Taishô era
1924 (Taishô 13), July
Artist Itô Shinsui (Japanese, 1898–1972), Publisher Watanabe Shôzaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Brown et al., Fresh Impressions (2013), cat. 20; Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 44

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.6 x 27.2 cm (15 9/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1864

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink, color, and mica on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 35.1864 (with Itô seal), 55.77 (with Shinsui seal)

Signed

Shinsui saku (in block)
深水作

Markings

Artist's seal: Itô

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group