Keith, Elizabeth (1887 - 1956), "From the Land of the Morning Calm (Pre-Earthquake)"
|Title||From the Land of the Morning Calm (Pre-Earthquake)|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||Miles #71|
|Size||14 x 10 -1/4 "|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: An exceedingly rare print known in only a handful of examples. Original edition of 50. Date: 1921.
"A lower middle-class citizen of Seoul wearing his fur-lined winter hat. On top of his is worn the usual hat of horsehair. The outer garment is of white cotton, padded in with insulation for the cold winter."