Art on Tuesday: Kitano Tsunetomi

Kitano TsunetomiKitano Tsunetomi (1880-1947) painted this beauty in 1919. She is wearing a kimono showing Kabuki theatre motifs on her outfit. The title is Seasons of the Pleasure Quarters, No. 2. During a Lesson. Many of Kitano’s woodblock prints look like paintings and show a unique character.

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