Peony, from the series Selected Stone-rubbing Pictures by Kôshisei (Kôshisei ishizuri gasen), also called Fan Series
1933–35 (Shôwa 8–10)
Artist Tsuchiya Rakuzan (Rakusan) (Japanese, 1896–1976)
Rakusan.net, Gallery, Fan Series, no. 103-2
Horizontal ôban; 25 x 38.7 cm (9 13/16 x 15 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink on paper
Not On View
About 180 designs in this series are known. The prints are in the style of rubbings taken from carved stones, but they were actually printed from woodblocks in the usual way.
Artist's seal: Sekishunro
Gift of Robert Treat Paine, Jr.