Ito Shinsui, (1898-1972)

Twelve Images of Modern Beauties: Contemplating the Coming Spring
(Shin bijin junisugata: Haru chikaki omoi)

a young beauty in profile holding her sleeve to her mouth, dusted with alum; signed and dated at upper right, Taisho juninen junigatsu Shinsui ga (Taisho 12 [1923], December, by Shinsui); published by Watanabe Shozaburo

dai oban tate-e 42.8 by 26.2 cm



Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only

Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email
to schedule a visit between 11am and 4pm for no more than two individuals at a time.
In order to adhere to New York State guidelines visitors are asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing.

site last updated
November 30, 2020

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
fx: (212) 585-0475