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Iris, from the series Selected Stone-rubbing Pictures by Kôshisei (Kôshisei ishizuri gasen), also called Fan Series

篁子生石摺画選 杜若

Japanese
Shôwa era
1933–35 (Shôwa 8–10)
Artist Tsuchiya Rakuzan (Rakusan) (Japanese, 1896–1976)


Catalogue Raisonné

Rakusan.net, Gallery, Fan Series, no. 102-1A

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.6 x 38.7 cm (9 1/4 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.325

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

About 180 designs in this series are known. The prints are in the style of rubbings taken from carved stones, but they were actually printed from woodblocks in the usual way.

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Sekishunro (in block)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich