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August: The Moon (Hachigatsu, tsuki), from the series New Contest of Beauties of the Floating World (Shin ukiyo-e bijin awase)

「新浮世絵美人合 八月 月」

Japanese
Taishô era
1924 (Taishô 13)
Artist Igawa Sengai (Japanese, 1876–1961), Publisher Murakami (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 131

Dimensions

44.1 x 28 cm (17 3/8 x 11 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1751

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Publisher: Murakami

Signed

Sengai (in block)
洗崖

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich