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Calendar Print for April 1910: Beautiful Woman with a Towel

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An advertisement calendar published for the Deer and Stag Pure Silk Company (Kawamata Kenpu) located in Yokohama.

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu 楊洲周延

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1909 (Meiji 42)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 25.5 cm (14 5/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.298

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints