Comments - Beautiful shin-hanga design of a beauty strolling across a floor at night. The sleeve of her pale lavender outer kimono has slipped down, and she reaches for the fabric with slender fingers as the robe trails onto the floor behind her. One bare foot peeps out from her light blue under robe, her chin tilted proudly upward, showing off the graceful line of her delicate white throat. The background is rendered in subtle, swirling baren marks, adding a soft texture and a sense of depth that contrasts beautifully with the smooth tones of the garments. A lovely, large format woodblock that would make a stunning framed presentation.
Publisher - Kyoto Hanga-in, with publisher's seal in right margin
Artist - Kawai Gorota (1873 - 1957)
Image Size - 15" x 21 3/8" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Vertical centerfold. Toning at edges, slight creasing, a few marks and spots, folds at corner. Please note, due to the size, this print may be shipped rolled. Please see photos for details. Good overall.
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