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Notes (1st edition)Artist Torii Kotondo (1900-1976) Title Long Undergarmen(colour variant 1) Edition size: 300 (Kawaguchi embossed) Date Of Work, 1st edition: 1929. This colour variant: 1930s Publisher Kawaguchi Dimensions 18.25 x 11.875. Notes The 4(?) colour variations were published by Kawaguchi alone. 169.1 in The Female Image.
Publisher (this edition): Kawaguchi Kawaguchi Kawaguchi Kawaguchi Kawaguchi Kawaguchi Kawaguchi
Date of this item: 1930s 1930s 1930s 1930s
Notes (this edition)
These notes were written by the original owner/seller/auctioner of the item and may be inaccurate.:
Artist name: Torii Kotondo (1900-1976)
Title: Nagajuban
Long undergarnment
Title of series:

Signed: Kotondo hitsu
Size: 46 x 29,8 cm
Publisher: Kawaguchi
Date: 1929
Description: The second edition by Kawaguchi after Sakai had left the publishing house.

From: http://www.nihon-no-hanga.nl/collectiondetail/653/Torii_Kotondo_(1900-1976)/
Torii Kotondo, 1900-1976
Long Undergarment [variant]

A back view of a beauty wearing a rose under-robe with pale blue collar and a rust-red obi while seated on a blue mat turning to look over her right shoulder, she holds a uchiwa fan with a white silhouette of Mt. Fuji against a ground of light blue; the background of the print embellished with light grey baren swirls; dated and signed Showa yonnen shichigatsu Kotondo ga (Showa 4 [1929], 7th month), the title Nagajuban embossed at center bottom margin, publisher's seal Kawaguchi (in katana) at lower right corner, and hori Ito suri, Komatsu, hanken shoyu (carved by Ito, printed by Komatsu, copyright) at lower left, with embossed edition stamp hand numbered on verso, Sanhyaku mai kagiri zeppan nihyaku hachijusan go (300 limited edition, number 283), ca. July 1929
dai oban tate-e 17 7/8 by 11 3/4 in., 45.4 by 29.8 cm
Reigle Newland, Amy, and Hamanaka Shinji, The Female Image, 2000, p. 127 (five variants)
Koyama Shuko, Beautiful Shin Hanga- Revitalization of Ukiyo-e, Tokyo Metropolitan Edo-Tokyo Museum, 2009, p. 114, no. 3-19
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Artist Kotondo, Torii, 1900-1977
Title In a Long Undergarment
Date 1929
Medium woodblock
Dimensions 16 x 10 1/4 inches
Illustrated Beauties, pl. pl. 169-5
Condition Faint mat line around image; light toning on reverse
Comments Published by Kawaguchi and Sakai; variant state of Lot 90; limited edition stamp with hand applied numeration on reverse
This is a colour variant, by Kawaguchi.

Same as Full2. Now lised on Egenolf Gallery

Kotondo Torii
“Long Undergarment”. The beauty’s softly-patterned red robe is one of five color variations of this print. #188/300
Date: 1929
An elegant beauty seated on a zabuton holds a fan with an image of Mount Fuji. Her softly-patterned red robe is one of five color variations of this print.
Publisher: Kawaguchi; with a limited edition seal, verso reading #188/300.
Size: Large ôban
Signed: Kotondo
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition
Sealed: Kotondo
This is a colour variant, by Kawaguchi.

Torii Kotondo, 1900-1976

Long Undergarment (grey ground, no pattern on kimono)

Dated and signed Showa yonen shichigatsu (Showa 4 [1929], 7th month) Kotondo ga, with artist's seal Torii. The title, Nagajuban, embossed at center of lower margin. Published by Kawaguchi and Sakai. The publisher's seal Sakai-Kawaguchi at lower left corner, and again Kawaguchi (in katana) at lower right corner. With embossed edition stamp hand-numbered on verso, San-hyaku mai kagiri zeppan, ni-hyaku sanjuhachi go (300 limited edition, number 238).

Dai oban tate-e 45.9 by 29.6 cm

The Female Image, 2000, p. 127, pl. 169-4

price: Sold
Torii Kotondo
In a Long Undergarment (Nagajuban), 188/300
Japanese woodblock print
Image size: 16 by 10 1/4 inches
Illustrated: Kotondo, pl. 26, Female Image, pl. 169-4

No condition problems to note
Embossed fan; embossed title in bottom margin; for an alternate color state, see lot 090

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