The Home Front (foreground) and the War with China (background), frontispiece illustration for the novel Tanigashi

たにがし (泉鏡花作)

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Suzuki Kason (Japanese, 1860–1919), Publisher Shun'yôdô


Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Zôho kaitei mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2016), p. 68, photo p. 191

Dimensions

21.5 x 27 cm (8 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.58

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Novel by Izumi Kyôka (1873-1939).

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection