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Welcome (Kangei), frontispiece illustration from the literary magazine Bungei kurabu, vol. 10, no. 10

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Signed

(seal only)

Marks

Artist's seal: Hanko

Provenance

Previous to 2000 purchased by Jean S. and Frederic A Sharf from Gallery Beniya, Tokyo; 2000 given to the Museum by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1904 (Meiji 37), July 15

Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), photo p. 245; Y., "Bijin kuchi-e...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 147 (2004), p. 48, fig. 5, and color pl.; Y., "Bungei Kurabu...," U. g. 144 (2002), photo p. 76; Merrit and Yamada, Woodblock Kuchi-e Prints (2000), fig. 6.29

Dimensions

28.7 x 20.8 cm (11 5/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.132

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints