Kuma naki kage (Clear Shadows)

隈那き影

Japanese
Edo period
Preface: 1867
Artist Kokosha Baigai (Japanese, 1860s), Artist Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891), Calligrapher Miyagi Gengyo (Japanese, 1817–1880)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 2 (1989), p. 679, col. 4; Mitchell, Illus. Books (1971), p. 379

Dimensions

24.7 x 18.2 cm (chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.709

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

Authors of preface: Amidabutsu Kai (1st preface); Sanzantei Arindo (2nd preface).
Author of text: Kokosha Baigai.
Author of postface: Kanagaki Robun.
Artist signatures: Kokosha Baigai, & Mo narabi ki; Zeshin.
Artist seals: unread, & shin.

Signed

Kôkôsha Baigai
Mô Narabi Ki
Zeshin

Provenance

Annotated "S141" with old exhibition label "Bigelow Collection."

Credit Line

Source unidentified