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

Shinsui, Ito (1898-1972) - Bijin Contemplating

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Bijin Contemplating
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 artwork: 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.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:8185-Shinsui_Ito
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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