Cherry-blossom Armor Lacing; the Hero's Moon (Kozakura odoshi, yûshizuki), from the series Flowers of Japan, Illustrated (Nihon hana zue)

「日本花図絵 小桜縅 勇士月」

Japanese
Meiji era
1896 (Meiji 29), March
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Sasaki Toyokichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25.4 cm (14 1/2 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.160

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich