Woman with a Firefly Cage

蛍籠もてる女

Japanese
Shôwa-era reprint of Taishô-era design
designed: 1920 (Taishô 9), July; printed: about 1950 (Shôwa 25)
Artist Hashiguchi Goyô (Japanese, 1881–1921), Printer Hirai Kôichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

46.5 x 29.1 cm (18 5/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.477

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 5/150.
From a group of 9 prints in a brocade portfolio: 56.476 to 56.484.
One of the posthumous prints based on drawings left to Goyô’s family after his death in 1921.

Signed

Goyô ga (in block)
五葉画

Markings

Artist's seal: Go + leaf (=Goyô)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund