Item from the Mokuhankan Flea Market

Catching Fireflies

Size: 38.0cm by 25.0cm (14.96 in by 9.84 in) | Enlargement | Shipping Code: [L] ?

Designer: Eishosai Choki

Era: Post-war | Currency: $ / £ /

Price: ¥ 22,000$ 195.00£ 160.00€ 180.00 [Item has been sold]

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Description: A celebrated print in which Choki depicts a moment between a mother and her child during an evening stroll amid fireflies.

The irises show that it is May. The woman holds a firefly cage, while the boy pursues the insects. The dark background brings out the glow of the fireflies.


This particular item is framed. The displayed dimension is the print size and the frame outer size is 52 x 42 cm.

Note: because of the glass cover, we will ship the item without it to prevent any damage to the print.

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