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Iris, from the series Selected Pictures by Kôshisei (Kôshisei gasen), also called 36 Series

篁子生画選 杜若

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Rakusan.net, Gallery, 36 Series, no. 102

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 38.5 cm (10 1/16 x 15 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3781

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a series of 36 designs, some of them similar to the black-and-white designs in the Fan Series. The series title is embossed on an undersheet to which the print itself is attached.

Signed

Rakuzan Kôshisei (in block)
楽山篁子生

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Treat Paine