Girls at the Beach, from the series Flowers of the Floating World (Ukiyo no hana)

「有幸世之華」 海辺

Japanese
Meiji era
1897 (Meiji 30), August 1
Artist Miyagawa Shuntei (Japanese, 1873–1914), Publisher Akiyama Buemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.5 x 24.6 cm (13 9/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.309

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Miyagawa Shuntei

Markings

Artist's seal: Shuntei

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection