Woman of Ôshima Island (Shima no onna), from the series Twelve New Figures of Beauties (Shin bijin jûni sugata)

新美人十二姿 島の女

Japanese
Taishô era
1922 (Taishô 11), October 3
Artist Itô Shinsui (Japanese, 1898–1972), Publisher Watanabe Shôzaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ode to the Countryside (Amsterdam, Nihon no hanga exh. cat. 4, 2010), fig. 8; Chiba Mus., Nihon no hanga III (2001), #2-6; Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 34; Hizô ukiyo-e taikan: Mura (Muller coll.; 1990), pl. 119

Dimensions

43 x 25.9 cm (16 15/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.715

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 165/200

Signed

Shinsui ga (in block)
深水画

Markings

Artist's seal: itô

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund