Keith, Elizabeth (1887 - 1956), "The Country Scholar (Early Proof)"
|Title||The Country Scholar (Early Proof)|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||Miles #64|
|Size||14 -3/4 x 9 "|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: Exceedingly rare proof impression, with noticeable differences to the final edition. Possibly, the only known example.
This print depicts a Japanese intellectual at his desk, working in occupied Korea. This was reduced from a larger block that was never printed. Originally an edition of 50; 15 known examples.