Hidden in the Deep Mountains (Miyama gakure), frontispiece illustration from the literary magazine Bungei kurabu, vol. 6, no. 16

文芸倶楽部 6巻16号 「深山がくれ」

Japanese
Meiji era
1900 (Meiji 33)
Artist Tomioka Eisen (Japanese, 1864–1905), Publisher Bungei kurabu (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 121, photo p. 311; Yamada, "Bungei Kurabu...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 144 (2002), photo p. 72; Merrit & Yamada, Woodblock Kuchi-e Prints (2000), fig. 5.4

Dimensions

21.8 x 29.3 cm (8 9/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.320

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2000.320, 2015.2850, 2015.2851

Illustration of a story by Tamura Shôgyo (1874-1948).
 田村松魚 作

Signed

Eisen

Markings

Artist's seal

Provenance

Previous to 2000 purchased frrom Gallery Beniya, Tokyo; 2000 given to the Museum by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection