Birds Beginning Flight (Kûgen e tobu)

「空原へとぶ」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1959 (Shôwa 34)
Artist Shima Tamami (Japanese, born in 1937)


Dimensions

61 x 84.5 cm (24 x 33 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

60.916

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Tamami Shima (in romanization, in pencil in lower margin)

Provenance

1960, sold by John B. Sears to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund