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Frontispiece illustration for the book The Lute (Yotsunoo)

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Illustration of a book by Izumi Kyôka.

Signed

Shôsô ga せうそう画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1895 (Meiji 28)

Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 149, photo p. 341

Accession Number

2000.100

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints