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Kagami no Mae- Before the Mirror

Kagami no Mae- Before the Mirror
by Shunsen Natori (1886-1960)

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Artist: Shunsen Natori (1886-1960) 名取春仙
Title: Kagami no Mae- Before the Mirror
Series: 3 Shunsen Beauties
Date 1st edition?1928
Publisher 1st edition?Watanabe Shozaburo 渡辺
Publisher (this edition)?Watanabe Shozaburo 渡辺
Medium (1st edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (1st edition): Large Oban
Format (this edition): Large Oban
DB artwork code: 35407
Notes (1st edition)?
Notes (this edition)?The following information was taken from the original web listing of this artwork. Often written by non-experts, there may be inaccuracies:

Sunday, 5 February 2006

Shin Hanga: Beauty Before a Mirror

Artist: Natori Shunsen
Format: Large oban tate-e, silver mica ground: 16.5" x 11.5" approx

Subject: From the series of three: Shunsen bijin sanshi - kagami-no mae. Against a silver mica ground, a bijin making adjustments to her coiffure.

Hand-applied edition stamp on reverse reads: no. #22 of the limited edition of 150 impressions. Both rare and exquisite.

Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo

Date: 1928

Condition: Full size. Minor marks and flaws. Generally very fine state.

Colour: Fine

Impression: Very fine

Other Notes: Ref. Lit.: 'The Female Image", Leiden, 2000, p. 119, no. #158 (in color)

Estimated Value: 」1800 - 」2500

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