||"Woman Returning from Bath"
||1927-35 (per Ota Museum, Tokyo)
||6 3/8 x 14 5/8 ("tanzaku")
Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; extensive
"gauffrage" to woman and bridge; nicely over-printed streaks of falling rain;
crisply and highly detailed carving.
||Excellent. Strong, unfaded colors. Clean front and verso. (Slight toning. Absolutely flawless.)
||Shotei.com website #M-56; 1936 Watanabe Catalogue #545; Ota Museum Shotei
Exhibition Catalogue #228.
||A delightfully beautiful and very highly detailed "bijin-ga" image. Rarely seen.