Shôtei: Full moon at Nogizaki
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Takahashi Shôtei (Hiroaki) (1871-1945)
A night scene in the countryside. A mother and her child on their late way home on the embankment; the child is admiring the brightly rising full moon. The village of the title is as Nogisaki today a part of the city of Moriya in Ibaraki prefecture.
Title: Nogizaki (also Nokizaki or Nogisaki)
Publisher: Watanabe, Tokyo
Date: c. 1924-27
Size: Vertical Ôtanzaku (Mitsugiriban), 37,4 x 16,3 cm (image)
Fine impression, colours and condition. Verso in bottom margin a small stamp "Made in Japan". Ex Robert O. Muller Collection.
Ill. in: Shimizu, Shôtei (Hiroaki) Takahashi. Folk Museum of Ota City, 2005, p. 48, no. 209. Shotei.com no. M-36