Botan yôki (The Tale of the Enchanted Peony)

牡丹妖記

Japanese
Shôwa era
June 25, 1948
Artist Takei Takeo (Japanese, 1894–1983)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Nihon no hanga V (2008), #83; "Takei Takeo: Hanga to kanpon sakuhin-ten," Riccar Museum exhibition catalogue, Tokyo, 1984

Dimensions

16.5 x 11.5 cm

Accession Number

2007.653

Medium or Technique

Woodblock rubbed print

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

Takeo family; stamped with red stamp reading "kazôbon" (family collection), meaning it was originally property of the artist/Takeo household.

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund