| || |
Shoka (Early Summer)
4.25 x 5.75 in (108 x 146 mm)
Charles Schwartz Ltd
Courtesy of Charles Schwartz (www.cs-photo.com - #6970)
This image is from Bunka Shashin-shu, the magazine published by the Tokyo-based photo group Shashin Bunka Kyokai. The group held regular juried exhibitions that included work by leading Japanese pictorialists of the 1920s. Top selections were published their magazine. This is from volume 2, plate 26. Nanei Okada was a photographer from Kobe.