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Cat by Goldfish Bowl

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Ohara Shoson

Artist
Ohara Shoson
(Japanese, 1877 - 1945)
Title
Cat by Goldfish Bowl
Date
1931
Medium
Color woodcut
Dimensions
365 x 238 mm Overall
Credit
Bequest of John H. Van Vleck
Accession No.
1980.2827
Classification
Prints
Geography
Japan

Related

30 June 1936, sold by the Smith Art Museum (Springfield, MA) to Edward Burr Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 1943, passed through inheritance to Edward’s son, John H. Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 9 January 1980, bequeathed by John H. Van Vleck to the Elvehjem Museum of Art [now called Chazen Museum of Art]

  • Newland, Amy Reigle, Jan Perrée, and Robert Schaap. "Crows Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson 1877-1945." Leiden: Hotei Publishing, 2010. no. AS.34
  • Roberts, Laurance P. "A Dictionary of Japanese Artists: Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, Prints, Lacquer." Tokyo; New York: Weatherhill, 1986. p. 124
  • Merritt, Helen and Nanako Yamada. "Guide to Modern Japanese Woodblock Prints: 1900-1975." University of Hawaii Press, 1992. p. 116

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