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Enjoying the Evening Cool by the Riverbank (Kawara yûsuzumi)

「河原夕涼」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1940s–early 1950s
Artist Hasegawa Sadanobu III (Japanese, 1881–1963)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 26.1 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2063

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The artist took the name Sadanobu III in 1940, on the death of his father Sadanobu II.

Signed

Sadanobu ga
貞信画

Markings

Artist's seal: Sadanobu
貞信

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich