Artwork Details for Shinsui, Ito (1898-1972) "Snow"


Shinsui, Ito (1898-1972) - Snow - 雪

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Snow - 雪
by Shinsui, Ito (1898-1972) - 伊東深水

Artist:Shinsui, Ito (1898-1972) - 伊東深水
Title:Snow - 雪
Series:Snow Moon Flower - 雪月花
Date:1935, January (this item: First edition)
Publisher:Shufu No Tomo - 主婦の友
Medium:Machine Printing - 印刷
Format:Kuchi-e - 口絵, 106 x 26cm
Condition:Generally very good condition. Untrimmed full margins. Standard kuchi-e horizontal folds. No tears. A touch of discolouration in the margins and on the verso. Unbacked. A fine example of this scene.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:8175-Shinsui_Ito
Notes:Rare pre-war machine printing (possibly a lithograph) of a gorgeous 'bijin' (beauty) by Ito Shinsui. Rarely seen in the market. Very large size - this print being over a metre tall. Title in the centre of the top margin. Artist signature and seal within the image areas. Publishing details in bottom margin. This print was printed as a supplement (kuchi-e) to the magazine "Shufu no Tomo" (Housewife's Friend). See the full series here.
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