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Ginza at Night (Yoru no Ginza), from the series Recollections of Tokyo (Tokyo kaiko zue)

東京回顧図絵 夜の銀座

Japanese
Shôwa era
1945 (Shôwa 20), December
Artist Kawakami Sumio (Japanese, 1895–1972)


Catalogue Raisonné

Feminine and Independent (Amsterdam, Nihon no hanga exh. cat. 5, 2011), cat. no. 18; Graybill et al, The Artist's Touch, the Craftsman's Hand (Portland Art Museum cat., 2011), p. 301, #148l

Dimensions

19.8 x 26.1 cm (7 13/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.838

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a portfolio of 15 works by 9 artists, with titles of individual works on an accompanying sheet (not in MFA).
MFA prints from the portfolio (complete): 59.838, 60.38, 65.1060, 65.1067, 64.1068, 65.1083, 65.1084, 65.1085, 65.1087, 65.1088, 65.1089, 65.1091, 65.1097, 65.1098, 65.1104

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Paine, Jr.