Asakusa Tori-no-Ichi Festival [Otori Shrine], October 1940

 
Asakusa Tori-no-Ichi Festival [Otori Shrine], October 1940
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  • Title :     Asakusa Tori-no-Ichi Festival [Otori Shrine], October 1940
  • Artist:     Koizumi Kishio Artist
  • Accession:     TD1993.69.1.68
  • Country:     Japan Tokyo
  • Date:     1940
  • Dimensions:     Inches 15-5/8 11-7/8, Centimeters 39.7 30.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     Colonialism
  • Subject:     Fashion/Costume , Colonialism , Figurative , Religion
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1993.69.1.68.JPG
  • Tags:     Colonialism~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Ink on paper color woodcut print depicting the Asakusa Tori-no-Ichi Festival (Bird Festival) held at Otori shrines; figures in western dress observing abstracted decorations which consist of female oriental heads with white faces, dark hair, red lips; print number 36 - revised.