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Twelve Aspects of Women - Combing Her Hair

Kotondo Torii 1900-1976

Kotondo Torii 1900-1976


Torii Kotondo made only 21 woodblock bijin prints during his career. They were created from the late 1920s to the early 1930s. Although the artist had adopted different names during his life, his prints are all signed with Kotondo for these Shin-hanga style bijin prints.
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Twelve Aspects of Women - Combing Her Hair - Reproduction. limited edition.

Kotondo Torii 1900-1976

From the series "Twelve Aspects of Women". "Kami Suki" ("Combing Her Hair"). A beauty is combing her hair after a bath.
The alluring "bijin" (the beauty) prints in Shin Hanga period have been the highlight of Japanese woodblock print making tradition. Many of the originals from the period command the prices over $3000 today.


Artist's seal.

Originally in 1933, this re-carved edition was made in 1980's.

Originally by Ikeda. This re-carved edition was published by Ishu Kanko Kai.

Woodblock print.

Excellent - very good ... Printed on a "sanso" water marked Japanese paper.


Excellent - very good ... Slight foxing on the margins.

136 / 750

The item will be sent in an original presentation folder. Carver Ito Susumu. Printer Kajikawa Yoshio.

13.0 inches = 33.0 cm

18.9 inches = 48.0 cm

10.2 inches = 26.0 cm

16.3 inches = 41.5 cm

15.9 inches = 40.5 cm

21.7 inches = 55.0 cm

Torii Kotondo - 1900-1976.

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