Kobayakawa Kiyoshi: Dance (Odori)

Kobayakawa Kiyoshi: Dance (Odori) (Sold)

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Artist: Kobayakawa Kiyoshi
Title: Dance (Odori)
Date: 1932

A modern girl (moga) poses in a the midst of a dance; her outstretched arms emphasize her translucent long-sleeved kimono and its youthful theme of cherry blossoms. This work was published by Hasegawa two years before “Modern Dance”, which was published by Watanabe in 1934. With a limited edition seal, verso, marked number 49 out of an edition of 100. It is also larger in size. Extremely scarce design.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Minor wrinkles near edge.
Dimensions: 45.2 x 32.3
Literature: See “The female image”, fig. 196, page 146.
Seal: Kobayakawa
Signature: Kiyoshi