Kawanabe Kyosai Animal Print - Cat and Mouse Beneath a Crescent Moon.
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Kawanabe Kyosai
Cat and Mouse Beneath a Crescent Moon.

c, 1875.

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c. 1875. Vertical oban: 14 5/8 x 9 7/8 (sheet 15 7/16 x 10 3/16). Printed only in sumi and light brown. Rare: Illustrated in Kawanabe Kyosai, Shigeru Oikawa, The Tokyo Shimbun 1996, no.43, p.128 which gives publication as 1870's/1880s' by Sawamuraya Seikichi. Excellent color and condition. Signed 'Kyosai ga.'

Details

  • Artist
    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831 - 1889, Japanese)
  • Creation Year
    c, 1875.
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Gallery Location
    Storrs, CT
  • Reference Number
    LU33521000653
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