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Subject:Request help identifying artist on Japanese painting
Posted By: Roger Sun, Aug 15, 2021 IP: 2601:281:c202:b68a:4

Greetings! Here's a nice woodblock print I recently acquired. I'd greatly appreciate help in identifying the artist and also translating the script on the back. Thanks so much!







Subject:Re: Request help identifying artist on Japanese painting
Posted By: I.Nagy Mon, Aug 16, 2021

Signature and seal,
松園 - Shōen

Uemura Shōen 上村松園 1875-1949
She was the first nationally and internationally known Japamese paintresses.

Script on the back,
昭和廿十七年五月吉日 -  On an Auspicious Day of May in the 27th Year of Showa Era (1952)
日本橋税務署華道部 - Nihonbashi Tax Office Flower Arrangement Club

With regards,
I.Nagy


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