Baseball on the Beach; frontispiece illustration for Indoor and Outdoor Games (Naigai yûgi hô), vol. 30 of the series The Everyday Encyclopedia (Nichiyô hyakka zensho)

「日用百貨全書」30 「内外遊戯法」  海辺の野球

Japanese
Meiji era
1898 (Meiji 31)
Artist Tomioka Eisen (Japanese, 1864–1905)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 123, photo p. 314

Dimensions

21.5 x 30.1 cm (8 7/16 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.319

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Mosai

Markings

Artist's seal: Eisen

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection