Artwork Details for Tsunetomi Kitano (1880-1947) "The Heroine Umekawa in Meido No Hiyaku"

Tsunetomi Kitano (1880-1947) - The Heroine Umekawa in Meido No Hiyaku - 鷺娘

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The Heroine Umekawa in Meido No Hiyaku - 鷺娘
by Tsunetomi Kitano (1880-1947)

Artist:Tsunetomi Kitano (1880-1947)
Title:The Heroine Umekawa in Meido No Hiyaku - 鷺娘
Series:Supplements of The Complete Works of Chikamatsu Manzaemon
Date:1923 (this artwork: First/Early edition)
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Large Oban - 大大判, 17 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches
Condition:Fine impression, color and state. Mica background. Snowflakes, depicted in "gofun" (white overprinting) in undamaged condition with no flaking (rare). Silver metallic highlights.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:8473-Kitano_Tsunetomi
Notes:From a series of 18 prints hand-printed by Nishimura Kumakichi in 1923, published as supplements to "The Complete Works of Chikamatsu", which consisted of 16 volumes. Notes: Illust: "The New Wave", pl. 138. Artist's seal, upper right, "Tsunetomi". Contains printer and carver seals in the bottom margin, which I believe indicates the first edition (later editions do not have these seals). Block carver: Yamagishi Kazue. Printer: Nishimura Kumakichi.
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