Anonymous - GrashopperAnonymous - Grashopper
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Grashopper on a lacquer bowl.

Unsigned, no seal

Date: 1880s

Size: Octogon, 22,3 x 28,8 cm

Very nice impression and colours. Vertical centrefold (as usual), at upper part a small tear, otherwise very good condition. Uchiwa-e? Rare print. Very nice picture in the style of the Zeshin school.

Compare: Rijksmuseum Amsterdam No RP-P-1961-135. Rappard-Boon, The Age of Yoshitoshi. Japanese prints from the Meiji- and Taishô periods. Rijksprentenkabinet, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 1990, p 79-81, No 109.