GOYO -- "Summer Kimono" (#4)

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Title "Summer Kimono"
("Natsui no Onna")
Date 1920 (60th Anniversary "Commemorative Edition," sanctioned by Goyo's family, Dec 1981)
Series na
Publisher Tanseisha Publisher
Seal, Carver/Printer Limited Edition of 150 prints.
Image Size 11 x 17 1/8 (on 12 x 18 1/4 overall)
Impression Very Fine. Sumptuous soft tannish "mica" background.
Condition Nearly Excellent.
(Very slight wear.)
Reference/Illus "The Female Image," Plate #15, pg 41.
Comments Considered by many connoisseurs to be Goyo's finest image. One of only 16 lifetime images done by Goyo (11 "bijin-ga," 54 landscapes, 1 "kacho-e").
Item # DG-338
Price $800 Special (Sold/NZ)
(reg $1025)