Artist: Tatsumi Shimura
Title: Late Summer - Natsu Takete — 夏たけて
Date: Not set
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Natsu Takete from the series Gendai Bijin Fuzoku Gotai (Five Figures of Modern Beauties) by Shimura Tatsumi. Original woodblock print circa 1953. Prestine condition, color and impression. Large oban size measures 18.2 x 11.2 inches. Red Tatsumi seal and characters in upper right of image. Nakagawa carver's seal and Ono printer's seal in right margin. Title embossed in lower margin. Nihon Hanga Kenkyusho seal in lower margin. Compare with same print on page 183 of the book "The Female Image 20th Century Prints of Japanese Beauties".