Gekkô: Kanka no yuki
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Ogata Gekkô (1859-1920)

Two ladies looking at the winter landscape in snow

Title: Kanka no yuki (A quiet house in the snow)

Series: Fujin fûzoku zukushi (Women‘s customs and manners)

Signature: Gekkô

Seal: Gekkô

Block cutter: Negishi Chokuzan

Publisher: Sasaki Toyokichi, Tokyo

Date: Meiji 25 (1892)

Size: Vertical Oban, 32,6 x 22,2 cm (image size)

Very nice impression and colours, printed with gauffrage and a little metal pigment. Wide margins, unbacked. Paper a little age-toned, in bottom some faint creases, else excellent condition.

Cf. Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, No. P.687-1991