Original Miyagawa Shuntei (1873 - 1914) Japanese Woodblock Print
Gathering Shellfish at Low Tide
Series; Children's Manners and Customs (Kodomo fuzoku), 1896
Children's Manners and Customs - Charming design from a Miyagawa Shuntei series depicting children in a variety of activities from daily life. These images offer a wonderful glimpse into the life of the upper class in Meiji era Japan, with young girls playing games outdoors, practicing dance or music, or learning valuable skills like needlework. Finely detailed figures are set into softly colored backgrounds, creating delightful images popular with collectors and for display.
Artist - Miyagawa Shuntei (1873 - 1914)
Image Size - 12 5/8" x 8 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Creasing, slight toning and soiling, a few spots. Please see photos for details.