Compliments of Formosa Oolong Tea: Woman Playing a Shakuhachi, loosely based on Poem by Bun'ya Asayasu, No. 37, from the series A Pictorial Commentary on One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Hyakunin isshu eshô)

絵葉書 (百人一首絵抄 文屋朝康 三十七番)

Japanese
Late Meiji–Taishô era
After Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Hakubunkan (Japanese)


Place of Creation: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 13.8 x 8.8 cm (5 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.12766

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Signed

Toyokuni ga

Provenance

Leonard A. Lauder Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Fractional gift of Lauder (Accession date: March 20, 2002).

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards