Goyo Hashiguchi, ‘Hand mirror keyblock print’, ca. 1949-50, Scholten Japanese Art

keyblock print of a seated beauty holding a hand mirror with a cat by her side; dated and signed Taisho kyunen kyugatsu Goyo ga (Taisho 9 [1920], 9th month, by Goyo); published posthumously by the artist's family after his death in 1921, the family seal Hashiguchi at lower right along with seal suri Hirai Koichi (printer Hirai Koichi), ca. 1949-50

18 3/8 by 11 3/4 in., 46.7 by 29.8 cm

Series: Mitsunobu Sato, Hashiguchi Goyo ten, Tokyo Shinbun, 1995, p. 91. no. 56 (without printer's seal) Iwakiri Shin'ichiro, Seitan 130-nen, Hashiguchi Goyo ten, 2011, p. 156, no. 408 (without printer's seal)

Image rights: Scholten Japanese Art

Publisher: published posthumously by the artist's family after his death in 1921

About Goyo Hashiguchi