Artwork Details for Shuho, Yamakawa (1898-1944) "Flower"


Shuho, Yamakawa (1898-1944) - Flower

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Flower
by Shuho, Yamakawa (1898-1944) - 山川??

Artist:Shuho, Yamakawa (1898-1944) - 山川??
Title:Flower
Series:Snow, Moon, Flower
Date:1935, January
Publisher:Shufu No Tomo - 主婦の友
Medium:Machine Printing - 印刷
Format:Kuchi-e - 口絵, Each sheet approx. 25 x 107 cm (sheet size)
Condition:Near fine. Usual kuchi-e folds; A very light mark (age spot) to the left of the bijin's face. A very light water stain on the left hand edge of the bijin's shoulder (it is very hard to see when viewing the print). No tears or holes in the image area. Unbacked.The striping effect you see in the image does not exist in the print; it is simply an artifact of the scanning process
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:13688-Yamakawa_Shuho
Notes:Rare pre-war machine printing (probably lithographs) of gorgeous bijin (beauties) by three of Japan's foremost bijin-ga artists - Shinsui, Kiyokata, and Yamakawa. Rarely seen in the market. Very large size - each print being over a metre tall. Titles in the centre of the top margins. Artist signatures and seals within the image areas. Publishing details in bottom margins. This series was printed as a supplement (kuchi-e) to the magazine "Shufu no Tomo" (Housewife's Friend). To purchase this set of three prints see here.
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