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Baseball on the Beach; frontispiece illustration for Indoor and Outdoor Games (Naigai yûgi hô), vol. 30 of the series The Everyday Encyclopedia (Nichiyô hyakka zensho)

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Signed

Ôju Eisen

Marks

Artist's seal: Eisen

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1898 (Meiji 31)

Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 123, photo p. 314

Accession Number

2000.319

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints