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Shrine in Snow (Shatô no yuki), from the series First Series of Modern Beauties (Gendai bijin dai-isshû)

現代美人集第一輯 社頭の雪

Japanese
Shôwa era
1930 (Shôwa 5), winter
Artist Itô Shinsui (Japanese, 1898–1972)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley, ed., Women of Shin Hanga (2013), #41a; Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 61 (color print)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 42.5 x 28 cm (16 3/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

50.330

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (key block); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 50.330 (key block), 50.331 (color)

Signed

Shinsui ga (in block)
深水画

Provenance

1950, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession date: March 9, 1950)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich