Shinsui, Ito (1898 - 1972), "Bathing in Early Summer (Pre-Earthquake)"
|Title||Bathing in Early Summer (Pre-Earthquake)|
|Medium||Original Limited Edition Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Series Title||New Twelve Images of Beauties|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||Female Image: Cat. #37; pg. 55; All Works I. Shinsui: Cat. #33; pg. 58; Fresh Impressions: Cat. #28; pg. 99;|
|Size||17 -1/4 x 10 -1/2 "|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: A stunning impression, displaying fresh colors throughout. A rarely seen fresh example of a pre-quake Ito Shinsui design.
Provenance: Fresh to market. Part of a single-family collection, that was properly stored in California since the 1930s.