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Filefish (Kawahagi), from the series Fish of Japan (Dai Nihon gyorui gashû)

大日本魚類画集 カワハギ

Japanese
Shôwa era
1937 (Shôwa 12)
Artist Ôno Bakufû (Japanese, 1888–1976)


Object Place: Kyoto school

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 28.5 x 40.4 cm (11 3/16 x 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2037

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The series Dai Nihon gyorui gashû was issued once a month for a total of 72 designs, from 1937 to 1944.

Signed

Bakufû (in block)
麦風

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich