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Hisui Sugiura - Setsutan (Morning Snow)
Setsutan (Morning Snow)
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Ref.#: 11214
Price: $500
Medium: Rotogravure
Image Date: 1922
Print Date: 1922
Dimensions: 6 x 7 in. (152 x 178 mm)
Photo Country: Japan
Photographer Country: Japan
Description: This image is from Bunka Shashin-shu, the magazine published by the Tokyo-based photo group Shashin Bunka Kyokai. The publication was influenced by Stieglitz's Camera Work. The group held regular juried exhibitions that included work by leading Japanese pictorialists of the 1920s. Top selections were published their magazine. There were only three issues: June, August , and September of 1922. This is plate 3 from volume 1. Accompanied by a label with Japanese annotations. Hisui Sugiura was a photographer and a prominent painter from Tokyo. 1

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