Tatsumi Shimura
Mayudama (Silkworm Cocoons)

Tatsumi Shimura “Mayudama (Silkworm Cocoons)” 1991 main image
Artist
Tatsumi Shimura 志村立美
Title
Mayudama (Silkworm Cocoons)
Japanese title
まゆ玉
Series
A Hundred Poses of Beauties 美人百態
Date
Medium
Colour woodblock print on paper
Sheet dimensions (h × w)
42.5 × 49.3 cm
Image dimensions (h × w)
Edition size
250
Carver
Okura Hanbei 大倉半兵衛 (1920-1999)
Printer
Nakajo Kineo 中條甲子雄
Publisher
Dai Nippon 大日本絵画
Subjects
Remarks
Booklet is dated month 3, 1991
This carver/printer pair were craftsmen for most Momose prints (Ito Shinsui, Uemura Shoen) during the 1980s.
References
Reference number
ST124