Arts and Designs of Japan
January Selection January 2018

Artist Ikeda Shoen
Title Woman reading a book
Date c. 1910-20
Format Kuchi-e (7 3/8" X 13 3/4")
Comment Two kuchi-e folds
Ikeda Shoen (1888-1917) was married to Terukata. She was a painter and also designed kuchi-e.
This is an off-set/lithograph print which was an insert in a magazine or novel, carrying on the tradition of woodblock printed kuchi-e into modern printing methods.
Price $125.
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