Artist: Kaburagi Kiyokata
Title: Violin Player
Date: Ca. 1900 - 1910.
Details & Prices: Kaburagi Kiyokata: Violin Player - Artelino
Description: Illustration for the novel "Asa Tsuyu" ("Morning Dew)" in Bungei Kurabu, Vol.9 No.13. Kuchi-e (frontispiece illustration) was made for the popular literary magazines largely aimed at the female readers in Meiji-Taisho era. They were published by newly established publishers such as Bungei Kurabu, Shunyodo and Suzando. These publishing companies; among which Chuo-koronsha, Kodansha, Shinchosha still exist; published not only literary subjects but also many different everyday subjects such as cooking, sewing and hobbies as monthly publications.