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Isu ni motareru onna (Leaning Woman)

Sotaro Yasui


The unique Western-style Bijin-ga woodblock print " Isu ni motareru onna" (Leaning Woman) by Sotaro Yasui (1888-1955).  Rarely seen offered for sale. Printed in Showa 7 nen (1932). Published by Kyuryudo. This print comes with the original presentation folder with the title "Isu ni motareru onna" (Leaning Woman). Publisher name on the lower left margin and edition number on the bottom margin. This design was carved and printed by Unichi Hiratsuka. Beautifully embossed. 

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 12 and 5/8 x 17 and 1/4 inches (32 x 43.5 cm)
Image size: 11  x 16 inches (21 x 40.5 cm)
Sheet number: 70/100 
Date: 1932
Signed: Artist red seal "So" from Sotaro on the lower left of the image
Condition: Very good condition for its age. Minor toning. A faint spot on the lower left of the image (near the red seal). Minor toning, ink spots, and very minor foxing on the margins. 
The original presentation folder has some foxing and toning. Please see the pictures. 


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