|NAKAZAWA, Hiromitsu (1874 - 1964)||
The heroine Matsukaze in: 'Matsukaze Murasame Sokutai Kagami'
from the supplement to "The complete works of Chikamatsu"
Carver: Yamagishi Kazue
Printer: Nishimura Kumakichi
Published: c. 1923
Size: dai oban tate-e (c. 45 x 28 cms / 17 3/4 x 11")
Fine impression and color, a few inconspicuous,
faint crease marks along margins, else fine condition.
ref. no.: # K0422
Price: € 650.00
From a group of twelve individual prints, a joint work by twelve artists. Another design by
Shima SEIEN is shown in this gallery section, as well. - Nakazawa
graduated from the Tokyo School of Fine Art in 1900; studied with Soyama Sachihiko, Horie Masaaki,
and Kuroda Seiki. Nakazawa was honored in the 1950s for meritorious service to culture.
The series is discussed and partly illustrated in: 'The New Wave', nos. # 207-08, and in 'The Female Image'