Ogawa Gesshu - PHOTOGRAPHS London Tuesday, November 2, 2010 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Private Collection, London

  • Catalogue Essay

    The work of Ogawa Gesshu is held in the permanent collections of the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography and the Yokohama Museum of Art, and was included in the major touring exhibition The History of Japanese Photography, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2003


Modern Girl

c. 1925
Bromide print.
26.7 x 10.2 cm (10 1/2 x 4 in).
Inscribed 'Modern girl - Work by Ogawa Gesshu, printed in the 1920s approximately in the year Taisho year 14 (1925). Guarantor, Gesshu's nephew, Eitaro Tanaka' in ink and Eitaro Tanaka's signature seal in red ink on a label affixed to the verso.

£4,000 - 6,000 

Sold for £4,750


3 November 2010