Kinokunizaka in rainy season

Artist: Kasamatsu Shirō (1898-1991)
Publisher: S. Watanabe Color Print Co.
Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1938
Ink and color on paper
H x W (overall): 39.3 x 26.8 cm (15 1/2 x 10 9/16 in)
Credit Line
Robert O. Muller Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

Japan, pine tree, rain, Robert O. Muller collection, Showa era (1926 - 1989)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Shuko Koyama. "新版画と東京、世界へ." Shin-hanga and Tokyo, to World. 17, no. 1501, vol. 126, vol. 4 Osaka, Japan, November 20, 2020. p. 22, fig. 5.
  • Shuko Koyama. Exchange between Shin-Hanga Publishers and a Foreign Collector: Centering on Robert O. Muller's Japan Trip of 1940. no. 159 Tokyo, Japan. p. 29, fig. 11.
  • James T. Ulak. "よみがえる浮世絵 : うるわしき大正新版画展." Beautiful Shin-Hanga: Revitalization of Ukiyo-e. Exh. cat. Tokyo, 2009. cat. 4-54, p. 176.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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