Defeated Soldier in a Parody of Demon from the series Up-to-date Otsu-e

Gi Kironbutsu (kohei) from the series Imayo Otsu-e
「擬鬼念仏(降兵)」 今様大津絵より

Japanese
Late Meiji era
1905
Asai Chû (Japanese, 1856–1907), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai), Distributed by Hakubunkan


Place of Creation: Japan

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #110

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.910

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

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