unknown (possibly Kamoshita Choko)

unknown (possibly Kamoshita Choko)

ca. 1900-1920

watercolor sketch of a seated schoolgirl

ink and color on paper; with artist's red oval seal, possibly Cho-Ko or Toko, ca. 1900-1920

11 5/8 by 9 in., 29.5 by 23 cm

A young girl pauses in her reading, placing an open book face down beside her. She wears her hair parted in the middle and swept away from her face and secured at the back of her neck with a large yellow bow in a style popular in the late Meiji or Early Taisho Periods, circa 1900-1920.

(inv. no. 10-2333)

price: $600


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