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Shimura Tatsumi First Edition Woodblock Late Summer

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  • Artist: Shimura Tatsumi
  • Title: Late Summer
  • Printing Date: 1953
  • Medium: Japanese Woodblock Print
  • Size: 17 1/8 x 11 1/4"
  • Publisher: Nihon Hanga Kenkyusho
  • Series: Five Figures of Modern Beauties
  • First Edition with one thin red seal in margin.
  • Carver: Yashita Tadashichi Printer: Inomura Masanosuke

    Tatsumi Shimura (1907-1980) Tatsumi was born in Takasaki in Gunma prefecture under the given name of Sentaro. In the 1920s he studied with Yamakawa Saiho and his son, Yamakawa Shuho. Like many Japanese artists in the first half of the twentieth century, Shimura Tatsumi made his living as an illustrator for newspapers and magazines. One of the magazines he worked for, was Fujokai - Women's World. Similar to his job as an illustrator he continued to work as a painter - specializing in bijin-ga, the genre of the depiction of beautiful women. Occasionally he made a few prints before the war. In 1932 he contributed a print to the series Dai Tokyo hyakkei - One Hundred Views of Great Tokyo.

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    Lot 0075 Details

    Description
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  • Artist: Shimura Tatsumi
  • Title: Late Summer
  • Printing Date: 1953
  • Medium: Japanese Woodblock Print
  • Size: 17 1/8 x 11 1/4"
  • Publisher: Nihon Hanga Kenkyusho
  • Series: Five Figures of Modern Beauties
  • First Edition with one thin red seal in margin.
  • Carver: Yashita Tadashichi Printer: Inomura Masanosuke

    Tatsumi Shimura (1907-1980) Tatsumi was born in Takasaki in Gunma prefecture under the given name of Sentaro. In the 1920s he studied with Yamakawa Saiho and his son, Yamakawa Shuho. Like many Japanese artists in the first half of the twentieth century, Shimura Tatsumi made his living as an illustrator for newspapers and magazines. One of the magazines he worked for, was Fujokai - Women's World. Similar to his job as an illustrator he continued to work as a painter - specializing in bijin-ga, the genre of the depiction of beautiful women. Occasionally he made a few prints before the war. In 1932 he contributed a print to the series Dai Tokyo hyakkei - One Hundred Views of Great Tokyo.

    Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $40.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Pennsylvania

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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