Itô Shinsui

(Japan 1898 – 1972)

Behind the scenes

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Shôwa period 1926–1988
Year
1955
Media
Print
Medium
colour woodcut
Dimensions
44.7 x 33.5 cm image; 50.4 x 36.0 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed u.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Shinsui [and artist's seal]". Dated l.l. [margin], in Japanese, ink "Shôwa sanjû-nen go-gatsu [May 1955]".

Credit
Purchased with funds provided by Yasuko Myer 1991
Accession number
99.1991