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Ishikawa Toraji (1875-1964)

Standing nude in front of the mirror

Title: Seishun (Springtime of Life)

Series: Rajo jûsshu (Ten types of female nudes)

Publisher: Ryoku-usô Gashitsu

Date: 1935

Size: 37,8 x 29,8 cm (woodblock size)

Kyôgôzuri (Key block print)

Very good impression, broad margins. Just a tiny bit creased, otherwise perfect condition.

One of the elegant nudes by Toraji in the style of the Art Deco.

Fig. of the multi-coloured woodblock print see The Female Image, p 172, No 242; catalogue Koichi Museum of Art, Ishikawa Toraji ten, p 180, No 234-3.