Itō Shinsui, ‘Woman Wearing an Under-Sash’, ca. 1921, Scholten Japanese Art

Dated and signed, Taisho junen kugatsu Shinsui saku, (Taisho 10 [1921], 9th month, by Shinsui), with publisher's round circular Watanabe seal at right. The title, Datemaki no onna, on the lower right margin, and hand-numbered limited edition seal on lower left margin, Nihyaku mai kagiri zeppan, dai gojuichi ban (200 limited edition, number 51), ca. 1921

dai oban tate-e 17 1/8 by 10 1/4 in., 43.6 by 26 cm

Image rights: Scholten Japaense Art

Publisher: Watanabe

Kato Junzo, Kindai Nihon hanga taikei, 1975-76, Vol. 1, pl. 180
Amy Newland and Chris Uhlenbeck, Ukiyo-e to Shin Hanga, 1990, p. 215
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Amy Newland Reigle and Hamanaka Shinji, The Female Image, 2000, p. 53, pl. 31
Amy Newland Reigle, gen. ed., Printed to Perfection, 2004, p. 100, pl. 87

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