Nagachi Hideta: Seated Beauty in Kimono (Rest) (憩い)
Artist: Nagachi Hideta (1873-19420
Title: Rest (Ikoi)
Ikoi (Rest). A young woman relaxes on a cushioned seat, her arm resting on a pillow and her hand holding a folded fan. Her pose is informal, and perhaps she is taking a break from a stressful activity. This print was included in a set of ten prints published by the Japan Print Association (Nihon Shin Hanga Kyôkai) in 1936 by ten prominent artists. Also contributing a designs were Yoshida Hiroshi and Ishikawa Toraji.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Minor areas of light foxing on margin.
Publisher: Japan New Print Association (Onoda Mototsugu)
Size: 40 x 27.5 cm