Autumn Showers (Shigure), frontispiece illustration from the literary magazine Bungei kurabu, vol. 10, no. 13

文芸倶楽部 10巻13号 「時雨」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), October 1
Artist Suzuki Kason (Japanese, 1860–1919), Publisher Bungei kurabu (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 86, p. 283; Yamada, "Bijin kuchi-e...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 147 (2004), p. 51, fig. 8; Yamada, "Bungei Kurabu...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 144 (2002), photo p. 76; Merrit & Yamada, Woodblock Kuchi-e Prints (2000), fig. 6.28

Dimensions

21.5 x 29.4 cm (8 7/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.323

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No corresponding story identified.

Signed

Motome ni ôjite Kason ga

Markings

Artist's seal: Kason

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection