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Woman Applying Make-up (Hand Mirror) - 化粧の女 （手かがみ）
by Goyo, Hashiguchi (1880-1921) - 橋口五葉
|Artist:||Goyo, Hashiguchi (1880-1921) - 橋口五葉|
|Title:||Woman Applying Make-up (Hand Mirror) - 化粧の女 （手かがみ）|
|Series:||New Printing, Hashiguchi Goyo Collection (Limited edition) - 新版 橋口五葉集 （限定版）|
|Date:||1918 (this item: 1970s)|
|Publisher:||Tanseisha - 丹青社|
|Medium:||Woodblock - 木版画|
|Format:||Large Oban - 大大判, 35 x 47cm (sheet size)|
|Condition:||Finely printed with excellent detail and beautiful original colour as expected with these high quality prints. A nice full sheet, not trimmed. Excellent mica background. Tip mounted to the original deluxe folder. Note: image was joined from two scans so a slight horizontal join line remains.|
|Notes:||From an early limited edition. "Woman Applying Make-up" (titled Hand Mirror in this set), which shows a young woman applying white powder on her shoulders, was originally published in 1918, and was Goyo's second bijin-ga print.
This print is close to double-oban size, and comes with its original deluxe folder with windowed front matte and fine washi print cover slip. Goyo's signature and seal, and original publishing date within the image area; Publisher's seal in lower left margin, also Suzuki printer and Uetani carver seals.
This set contains an extra print "Daughter in a Summer Kimono" in large format, making a total of 13 prints for this normally 12-print set. The set is complete with documentation (in Japanese) and large canvas tatou album case. See full details of this set here.
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