Toshikata: The Newspaper ExtraToshikata: The Newspaper Extra
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Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908)

A young woman reading the newspaper extra, while closing the door behind her.

Untitled (Gôgai – The Newspaper Extra)

Seal: Toshikata

Kuchi-e (frontispiece woodblock print) published in the literary magazine „Bungei Kurabu“

Publisher: Hakubunkan, Tokyo

Date: 1904

Size: Aiban, upright format, 30,3 x 22,2 cm

Fine print with very good coulours and silver glimmer. Few light stains, at the right bottom corner a tiny bit wrinkly. Two, barely visible, horizontal folds (common with kuchi-e). Altogether in good condition.

Cf.: National Library of Australia, Digital Collection, Clough Collection of kuchie, No. 5744714