The Hermit in Floating Silk (Rafusen)
a half-length portrait of a beauty wearing a red over-robe while paused beside a gnarled plum branch; kuchi-e for Bungei Kurabu magazine, vol. 19 no. 2; with artist's seal Hanko, ca. 1909
11 7/8 by 8 7/8 in., 30.2 by 22.4 cm
Nanako Yamada, Mokuhan Kuchi-e (Survey of Woodblock Kuchi-e Prints), 2006, p. 247
Madame Butterfly's World: Woodblock Prints of a Changing Japan, Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown, New York, June 21 - September 21, 2014
Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays, 11am - 5pm, by appointment.
Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email
to schedule a visit.
site last updated
January 8, 2019
Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
fx: (212) 585-0475
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