Beginning of the Evacuation (Hikiage no tabi e), from the series Traveling to the Homeland (Sokoku e no tabi), also called Refugees

祖国への旅 出発 「引揚の旅え」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1947 (Shôwa 22)
Artist Kitaoka Fumio (Japanese, 1918–2007)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yokohama Mus. of Art, Fascinating J. Woodcut Prints (2014), #101; Smith, Japanese Prints During the Allied Occupation (2002), #78

Dimensions

31.4 x 24 cm (12 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.165

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 64.45, 66.165

Signed

Fumio Kitaoka (in romanization, in pencil in lower right margin)

Credit Line

Gift of Fumio Kitaoka