Ito Shinsui


Evening on the river, Tamagawa

dated and signed in red ink at lower left, Taisho rokunen nigatsu Shinsui(Taisho 6 [1917], 2nd month, Shinsui), with circular publisher seal at lower right Watanabe (cut into the blocks by necessity of the dark composition), and small red square Watanabe seal in the margin, ca. 1917

aiban yoko-e 8 3/4 by 12 5/8 in., 22.2 by 32.2 cm

Tadasu Watanabe, Ito Shinsui: All the Woodblock Prints, 1992, p. 24, pl. 6
Reigle Stephens, Amy, gen. ed., The new wave: Twentieth-century Japanese prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection, 1993, p. 182, pl. 232

price: Sold


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Scholten Japanese Art
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