signed Kotondo ga with artist's square seal Kotondo; with title, Botan Yuki (Peony Snow) on lower margin, the blocks carved by Ito and printed by Komatsu Wasakichi; with publisher's limited edition cartouche on verso, Ikeda hanken shoyu, hyaku mai kagiri zeppan, -- kai dai -- go (copyright Ikeda, edition limited to 100, -- printing, -- number), with artist's seal Kotondo, ca. 1931
dai oban tate-e 18 1/4 by 11 1/2 in., 46.3 by 29.3 cm
Reigle Stephens, Amy, gen. ed., The New Wave, 1993, p. 203, pl. 271
Gallery Beniya, Torii Kotondo, 1995, p. 14, no. 5
Reigle Newland, Amy, and Hamanaka Shinji, The Female Image, 2000, p. 135, pl. 181
Reigle Newland, Amy, gen. ed., Printed to Perfection, 2004, p. 117, pl. 111
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