Artwork Details for Kiyoshi, Kobayakawa (1898-1948) "Expression of Eyes (Hitomi)"


Kiyoshi, Kobayakawa (1898-1948) - Expression of Eyes (Hitomi) - 瞳

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Expression of Eyes (Hitomi) - 瞳
by Kiyoshi, Kobayakawa (1898-1948) - 小早川清

Artist:Kiyoshi, Kobayakawa (1898-1948) - 小早川清
Title:Expression of Eyes (Hitomi) - 瞳
Series:Twelve Aspects of Fine Women - 名品おんな十二題
Date:1930 June (this item: Posthumous strike)
Publisher:Ishukankokai - 遺珠刊行会
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Large Oban - 大大判, 33 x 48cm (sheet size)
Condition:Pristine apart from the spot in the upper left margin. Green vertical streaks are an artefact of the scanner. Finely printed with excellent detail and beautiful original colour as expected with these high quality prints. Strong embossing. Good texture and ink bleedthrough. A nice full sheet, not trimmed. Excellent overall with no issues to report.
Price:$1800 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $35)
Artwork Code:13568-Kobayakawa_Kiyoshi
Notes:Also titled "White Shawl". This beautiful print was first published by the Ishukankokai Publisher of Tokyo in a limited edition of 100 pieces. They quickly sold out and are very difficult to come by these days. Narazaki publisher's seal, Koike/Watanabe printer and carver seals, and a watermark in left margin. Strong ink bleedthrough. Comes with original deluxe folder. The most sought-after scene of this series. Absolutely gorgeous! See the full series here. Free shipping/tracking/insurance on this item.
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