Preparatory Drawing with Print of 'Thirty-Six Elegant Selections: Snow Viewing, Women of the Kanbun Era' [1661-73]
(Sanjuroku kasen: Yukimi, Kanbun koro fujin)
the sumi ink and wash hanshita drawing signed Toshikata at lower right with the series title cartouche highlighted in red; the print embellished with karazuri (embossing) in the title cartouche Sanjuroku kasen: Yukimi, Kanbun koro fujin, signed at lower right, Toshikata, with square red seal Kagetsu Chujin, with carver's seal at lower left, Enkatsu to, dated in left margin, Meiji nijuyonen -gatsu -ka insatsu shuppan (printed and published on Meiji 24  -month -day), and the publisher Akiyama Buemon, with his address in Nihonbashi-ku, and seal Kokkeido, ca. 1891
hanshita 15 1/2 by 10 7/8 in., 39.5 by 27.5 cm
oban tate-e 14 1/2 by 9 5/8 in., 36
(inv. no. C-1788)
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