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by Shinsui, Ito (1898-1972) - 伊東深水
|Artist:||Shinsui, Ito (1898-1972) - 伊東深水|
|Title:||Bijin Contemplating (1)|
|Date:||1920s/30s (this item: First/Early edition)|
|Publisher:||Unknown - 不明|
|Medium:||Machine Printing - 印刷|
|Format:||Aiban - 合判, 25.5 x 34.5 cm|
|Condition:||Fine condition. Standard kuchi-e horizontal folds. No tears, a couple of tiny spots, otherwise pristine. Unbacked.|
|Notes:||Rare pre-war machine printing (possibly a lithograph) of a gorgeous 'bijin' (beauty) by Ito Shinsui. Rarely seen in the market. Artist signature and seal within the image area at right. This print would have been printed as a supplement (kuchi-e) to one of the pre-war women's magazines like "Shufu no Tomo" (Housewife's Friend).
(1) This artwork is either untitled or the title is unknown.
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