Nakazawa Hiromitsu: Awabi diver or mermaid (Sold)

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Artist: Nakazawa Hiromitsu
Title: Awabi diver or mermaid?
Series: From supplement of “The complete works of Chikamatsu”
Date: 1922-26

The heroine Matsukaze diving underwater in “Matsukaze murasame sokutai kagami” from the “Complete Works of Chikamatsu”. Although she is attired as an awabi diver, with fish swimming all around, there seems to be the palace of the dragon king rising in the distance.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: 43.9 x 28.4 cm
Publisher: Nishimura Kumakichi
Seal: Hiro (artist’s seal)