Beiling Mausoleum, Liaoning, China (Hokuryô)

「北陵」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1937 (Shôwa 12)
Artist Yoshida Hiroshi (Japanese, 1876–1950)


Catalogue Raisonné

Abe 1987, #210

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 27.4 x 40.7 cm (10 13/16 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

47.388

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed by the artist (jizuri).

Also called Zhaoling, the burial place of the second Qing emperor and empress. Became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000.

Signed

Yoshida (in block), Hiroshi Yoshida (romanized, in pencil in lower right margin)

Markings

Artist's seal: Hiroshi

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich

Copyright

Chizuko Yoshida