Nurse (Kangofu), frontispiece illustration from Bungei kurabu, vol. 10, no. 6

文芸倶楽部 10巻6号 「看護婦」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), April 20
Artist Takeuchi Keishû (Japanese, 1861–1943)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 103, photo p. 293; Yamada, "Bijin kuchi-e...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 147 (2004), p. 46, fig. 2, and color pl.; Yamada, "Bungei Kurabu...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 144 (2002), photo p. 76; Merrit & Yamada, fig. 6.27

Dimensions

29.5 x 21.7 cm (11 5/8 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.328

Medium or Technique

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

On View

Japanese Print Gallery (Gallery 278A)

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No corresponding story identified.

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Keishu

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection