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41 Komura SETTAI    1887-1940                      

A tattoo master applies a design of a young woman in blue surrounded by red cherry blossoms. The woman is believed to be a depiction of Takahashi Oden (1848-1912), a notorious female criminal & the last woman in Japan to be beheaded!   Printed in 1938    

 

colour woodblock print
(h)29 cm (w)42 cm

SOLD unframed $990

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
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