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Young Sea Bream from the book Gekkō Gaho

Viewing the Captured Chinese Warship Chinen at Yokosuka Naval Port

Japanese Color Woodblock Print 

Young Sea Bream

from the book Gekkō Gaho

by Ogata Gekkō, 1899

Sino-Japanese War: Japanese Military Might Captures Pyongyang


IHL Cat. #1812

About This Print


One print from the book titled Gekkō Gaho, consisting of twelve woodblock prints, plus a table of contents page and colophon pictured below.


Table of Contents 
from the book in the collection of the 
Freer and Sackler Galleries

Colophon (left) from the book in the collection of the 
Freer and Sackler Galleries

Print Details

 IHL Catalog
 #1812
 Title or Description
 Young Sea Bream 
 かすこ鯛 [title as given in Tokyo Metropolitan Library database] kasugo   tai
 
 the title shown on the left is a detail from the table of contents for the   book shown above
 
 Book Gekkō's Artwork
 月耕画圃 Gekkō gaho 
 Artist Ogata Gekkō (1859-1920)
 Signature
月耕 
Gekkō
 Seal unread rectangular seal (see above)
 Publication Date
March 30, 1899
明治三十二年三月一日印刷 Meiji 32nd year, 3rd month, 1st day, printed
仝年仝月三十日發行 Meiji 32nd year, 3rd month, 30th day, published
[detail from colophon above]
note: The colophon in the copy of the book held by the National Diet Library carries dates a few days later than the above dates, as follows:
April 3?, 1899
明治三十二年三月日印刷 Meiji 32nd year, 3rd month, 1st day, printed
仝年月三?日發行 Meiji 32nd year, 3rd month, 30th day, published
 Publisher
發行兼 印刷者 松木平吉 Matsuki Heikichi [Marks: pub. ref. 029]

發行? 大黒屋画鋪 Daikokuya gahō

[detail from colophon above]
 Impression excellent
 Colors excellent
 Condition good - trimmed to image; vertical centerfold
 Genre orihon-bound book
 Miscellaneous 
 Format  hanshibon
 H x W Paper 
 8 13/16 x 11 13/16 in. (22.4 x 30 cm) 
 H x W Image 8 13/16 x 11 13/16 in. (22.4 x 30 cm) 
 Literature 
 
 Collections This Print
 Freer and Sackler Galleries FSC-GR-780.472 [entire book]; National Diet Library NDL Call Number 187-20 [entire book] ; Tokyo Metropolitan Library 加4759-11/加04759-011 
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