Artist: Yoshida Hiroshi (吉田博)

Print: Lantern Maker (Chochin-ya - 提灯屋)

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Dates: 1926,created
Dimensions: 11.0 in,16.5 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese color woodblock print

Signed in English in the lower right: Hiroshi Yoshida
and signed 'Yoshida' within image on left side
Self-printed: ji-zuri (自摺)
Date: 大正拾五年作 (Taishō 15)

Related links: Honolulu Museum; Edo-Tokyo Museum; Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art; Toledo Museum of Art (via 1000museums.com); Freer/Sackler Galleries;

Physical description:

This print is illustrated in Modern Japanese Prints by Dorothy Blair from the Toledo Museum of Art in 1997, #296. The entry reads partially:

Signed: "Yoshida" with autograph and his seal. Margin: "Ji-zuri" (self-printed). Dated "Taisho Ju-go Nen Saku" "Chochin-Ya" (Lantern Maker). Edition, 90 impressions. Blocks cut by Maeda.