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Kiyoshi, Kobayakawa (1896 - 1948), "Glossy Black Hair"

"Glossy Black Hair" by Kiyoshi, Kobayakawa
Catalog ID 9613
Artist Kobayakawa Kiyoshi
Title Glossy Black Hair
Medium Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Series Title Women's Manners of Today, No 5 in the series.
Edition First, #54/100
Date 1931
Publisher The Artist
Reference No The Female Image #193; pg. 143
Size 21 x 12 -1/4 " (naga-oban tate-e)
Condition Very fine, with fresh colors.
Price $11000.00
Shipping (US) $39.00
Shipping (Non-US) $140.00

Notes: Original folder is included. Limited edition seal 54/100 in lower left margin. Strong blind-stamped embossing outlining her figure. Deep stipple embossing on the small towel that is draped across her lap. Stronger overall condition then example shown in, 'The Female Image'.

Signed and dated: "Showa rokunen ni gatsu" (Showa 6, (1931) 2nd month); and sealed "Kobayakawa". The title: "Kindaijisesho no uchi go Kurokami" in bottom margin.

The print was privately published - blocks carved by Takano Shichinosuke and printed by Ono Tomisaburo.

AN IMPORTANT EARLY 20TH CENTURY BIJIN-E DESIGN.