Requires Photography

A Pledge at the Lake (Koshin no chikai), frontispiece illustration from the literary magazine Bungei kurabu, vol. 7, no. 9

文芸倶楽部 7巻9号 「湖心の誓」 (江見水蔭作)

Japanese
Meiji era
1901 (Meiji 34)
Artist Takeuchi Keishû (Japanese, 1861–1943), Publisher Bungei kurabu (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 103, photo p. 292; Merrit & Yamada, Woodblock Kuchi-e Prints (2000), fig. 5.5

Accession Number

2016.1319

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2015.2868, 2016.1319

Illustration of a story by Emi Suiin (1869-1934).

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Keishû
桂舟

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016