Itō Shinsui: After Washing Her Hair (Araigami)

Itō Shinsui: After Washing Her Hair (Araigami) (Sold)

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Artist: Itō Shinsui
Title: After Washing Her Hair (Araigami)
Series: Second Collection of Modern Beauties
Date: 1936

A young beauty stands outside beneath clouds and sky, combing out her long hair. The feeling is less formal and more relaxed than many of Shinsui’s portraits of women. With a limited edition seal, verso.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Literature: The female image: 20th century prints of Japanese beauties, 2000, p. 73, pl. 77.
Seal: Shinsui
Signature: Shinsui ga