Artwork Details for Yamakawa Shuho (1898-1944) "Flower"

Yamakawa Shuho (1898-1944) - Flower

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by Yamakawa Shuho (1898-1944) - 山川秀峰

Artist:Yamakawa Shuho (1898-1944) - 山川秀峰
Series:Snow, Moon, Flower
Date:1935, January
Publisher:Shufu No Tomo - 主婦の友
Medium:Machine Printing - 印刷
Format:Kuchi-e - 口絵, Each sheet approx. 25 x 107 cm (sheet size)
Condition:Basically fine. Usual kuchi-e folds; Has a couple of light creases at the upper left corner. A pinhole in the middle of the top margin. No tears or holes in the image area. Unbacked, verso clean.The striping effect you see in the image does not exist in the print; it is simply an artifact of the scanning process
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:12118-Yamakawa_Shuho
Notes:Rare pre-war machine printing (probably lithographs) of gorgeous bijin (beauties) by three of Japan's foremost bijin-ga artists - Shinsui, Kiyokata, and Yamakawa. Rarely seen in the market. Very large size - each print being over a metre tall. Titles in the centre of the top margins. Artist signatures and seals within the image areas. Publishing details in bottom margins. This series was printed as a supplement (kuchi-e) to the magazine "Shufu no Tomo" (Housewife's Friend). To purchase this set of three prints see here.
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