Two Goldfish

金魚

Japanese
Shôwa era
1926 (Shôwa 1)
Artist Ohara Koson (Japanese, 1878–1945), Publisher Watanabe Shôzaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Brown et al., Fresh Impressions (2013), cat. 183; Newland, Perée, & Schaap, Crows, Cranes & Camellias (2001), checklist no. S39.6

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.9 x 25.8 cm (15 5/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.272

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shôson (in block)
祥邨

Markings

Artist's seal: Shôson
画家の印章: 祥邨

Provenance

By 1950, Mabel B. Happer, San Francisco; 1950, sold by Happer to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 9, 1950)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund