"Declaration of the Foundation [of his teachings] on the 28th Day of the 4th Month of the 5th year of Kenchô at the Age of Thirty-two" from the series "The Honorable Life of the Holy Nichiren, A Deluxe Color Edition in Sixteen Cards"

(Kôkyû genshoku han Nichiren Sei no go ichidai eiga jûroku mai no kumi no) Kaishô sengen, Kenchô gonen shiguwatsu [sic] nijûhachi nichi=o-toshi sanjûni sai
高級原色版 日蓮聖之御一代繪画 十六枚組 の 開宗宣言 建長五年四月廿ハ日=御年卅二歳

Late Taishô–early Shôwa era
early 20th–mid 20th century
Artist Unidentified, Japanese

Place of Creation: Japan


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

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Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings




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