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Kesōbumi [picture]
懸想文 [picture]
Bib ID 4781773
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Kajita, Hanko, 1870-1917
梶田半古, 1870-1917
 
Online Versions
Description Tōkyō : Hakubunkan, Meiji 39 [1906] 
東京: 博文館, 明治 39 [1906] 
1 print : col woodblock printing 19x 26 cm. (block), 23 x 30 cm.(sheet) 
Summary

The print shows two young women in kimono reading a letter, while sitting leisurely.

Notes

Title taken from the reference source by Nanako Yamada.

Printmaker's signature present.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-151451281

The print was produced as a kuchie frontispiece in a literary magazine titled Bungei kurabu, dai 12-kan, dai 2-gō. Not created to accompany a particular literary piece in the issue.

The print was produced as a kuchie frontispiece in a literary magazine titled 文芸倶楽部, 第十二巻, 第二号. Not created to accompany particular literary piece in the issue.

Cited In

Yamada, Nanako. Mokuhan kuchi-e soran 18.15

山田奈々子. 木版口絵総覧 18.15

Subjects Young women -- Japan -- Pictorial works.  |  Letters in art.
Form/genre Kuchie (frontispiece)  |  Woodblock prints.

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