by artist henrietta harris Emphasis by contrast-we know what a normal face looks like. All is well until the face shifts to the right creating a focal point. The first thing you would say you noticed about this painting is that the face is off centered.
soyouthinkyoucansee: Shimura tatsumi is known for designing several striking bijin-ga prints towards the end of the shin hanga movement. Born in Takasaki, Gunma, his real name was Sentaro. Shimura devoted his career to Nihonga ( japanese style-painter)