Kotondo Torii
Morning Hair

Kotondo Torii “Morning Hair” woodblock print
Artist
Kotondo Torii 鳥居言人
Title
Morning Hair 朝寝髪
Original published date
This published date
c.
Publisher
Ishukankokai 遺珠刊行会
Carver
Shigeru Koike (1913-) 小池 茂
Printer
Yoshiaki Watanabe 渡辺義明
Medium
Colour woodblock print on paper 木版画
Paper size (h × w)
48.0 × 33.0 cm
Image size (h × w)
41.0 × 25.5 cm
Condition and remarks
The actual edition size of Ishukankokai reproductions is unknown, however, it was probably approx 2000. The first of these reproductions was an edition of 100 and is identified by a shiny silver inner folder. Then followed a numbered edition of 450, a "first print" numbered edition of 750, and finally an un-numbered open edition, all of which had a beige inner folder.
Original publisher in 1930 was Ikeda, carver K. Maeda, printer W. Komatsu, 13 blocks, 18 impressions, 200 copies.
Price
Sold
Item number
S102
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