Tatsumi Shimura
Kuchibeni (Lipstick)

Tatsumi Shimura “Kuchibeni (Lipstick)” 1976 main image
Artist
Tatsumi Shimura 志村立美
Title
Kuchibeni (Lipstick)
Japanese title
口紅
Series
A Hundred Poses of Beauties 美人百態
Date
Medium
Colour woodblock print on paper
Sheet dimensions (h × w)
42.0 × 49.5 cm
Image dimensions (h × w)
36.5 × 44.5 cm
Edition size
450
Carver
Maeda Kentaro 前田謙太郎 (1891-1987; primary carver for Watanabe)
Printer
Sato Ritsuzo 佐藤律三
Publisher
Yuyudo 悠々洞出版
Subjects
Remarks
Two-print set titled Two Subjects of Japanese Women Vol.2 日本の女二題 第二集
Published in an edition of 450, followed by an edition of 150, both lifetime editions featuring Tatsumi's approval seal (Tatsumi kenin).
References
Reference number
ST106