The Great Lantern of the Kannon Temple, Asakusa (Asakusa Kannon-dô Ô-chôchin)

「浅草観音堂大提灯」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1934 (Shôwa 9)
Artist Kasamatsu Shirô (Japanese, 1898–1991), Publisher Watanabe Shôzaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Urban Landscapes and Leisure (Amsterdam, Nihon no hanga exh. cat. 2, 2009), cat. no. 23; Smith, The J. Print since 1900 (1983), #80, photo p. 96

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 26 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.1752

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shirô (in block)
紫浪

Markings

Artist's seal

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.