GOYO -- "Woman after the Bath" (#4)

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Title "Woman after the Bath"
("Yokugo no Onna")
Date 1920 (60th Anniversary "Commemorative Edition," sanctioned by Goyo's family, 1989 printing.)
Series Limited Edition of 150 prints.
Publisher Yuyudo Publisher
Seal, Carver/Printer Maeda/Sato (verso margin)
Image Size 11 x 17 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Sumptuous soft silver "mica" background; contours of nude's body are done in "gauffrage."
Condition Pristine. Still inside original "presentation folder."
(No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus "The Female Image," Plate #16, pg 42; "New Wave," Plate #133, pg 130.
Comments A beautifully delicate image. One of only 16 lifetime images done by Goyo (11 "bijin-ga," 4 landscapes, 1 "kacho-e").
Item # DG-256
Price $1200 (Sold/BM)