Catching fireflies mounted print 12” x 10”

8.95

The Chester Beatty exhibition Edo in Colour: Prints from Japan’s Metropolis showcases Japanese woodblock prints which were then an affordable art, printed by the thousand and consumed as fast as fashion demanded. They are also aesthetically rich and technically accomplished.

This mounted print features the artwork Fifth month: Catching fireflies (Gogatsu hotarugari) from the series Twelve months of children’s games by Kitao Shigemasa.

This window mounted print measures (including mount) 12” x 10″ or 30.3 x 25.3 cm.

Details

  • Dimensions: 12” x 10″ or 30.3 x 25.3 cm
  • Weight: 137g
  • Image details: Fifth month: Catching fireflies (Gogatsu hotarugari) from the series Twelve months of children’s games by Kitao Shigemasa, 1770-1775, Japan, CBL J 2513
  • Material: Window mounted print