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Filefish (Kawahagi), from the series Fish of Japan (Dai Nihon gyorui gashû)
1937 (Shôwa 12)
Artist Ôno Bakufû (Japanese, 1888–1976)
Object Place: Kyoto school
Horizontal ôban; 28.5 x 40.4 cm (11 3/16 x 15 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Not On View
The series Dai Nihon gyorui gashû was issued once a month for a total of 72 designs, from 1937 to 1944.
Bakufû (in block)
1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.
Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich