Shinsui, Ito (1898 - 1972), "Enjoying The Evening Cool (Pre-Earthquake)"
|Title||Enjoying The Evening Cool (Pre-Earthquake)|
|Medium||Original Limited Edition Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Series Title||New Twelve Images Of Beauties (Shin Bijin Juni Sugata)|
|Edition||#19/200 - First and only.|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||The Female Image #36; pg. 55. Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints #27; pg. 98 (full page).|
|Size||17 x 10 -1/4 " (Over-sized format)|
|Condition||Very fine, with fresh colors.|
Notes: 6mm Watanabe round seal; lower left. Signed: Shinsui. Seal: "Ito" in vertical rectangle, in red ink. Red limited edition number seal on verso; #19/200. S. Watanabe catalog number stamp on reverse, "1577".
A rare pre-earthquake design by the master of bijin-ga.