Tuesday, October 27

Japanese printings - Itō Shinsui and Tori Kotondo

Right: Itō Shinsui, Hand Mirror, Woodblock Print,1925 (posthumous printing) Left: Tori Kotondo, Yukata, Woodblock Print, 1930 (phostumous printing) Tori Kotondo made only 21 known prints - all of them images of beautiful women. They belong to the finest works of art in the Shin Hanga movement.

3 comments:

Sandee said...

They are most beautiful Ana. Most beautiful indeed.

Have a terrific day. Big hug. :)

Magaly Guerrero said...

I love the colors. Also, her aloof expression, just like every girl feels when she is in front of the mirror getting ready for an outing.

Ana said...

:)