Hibariyama, from the series One Hundred Nô Plays (Nôgaku hyakuban)
Schaap & Rimer, Beauty of Silence (2010), #61 (complete diptych), and Appendix 2, #s 92-93
Vertical ôban; 38.1 x 25.4 cm (15 x 10 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Not On View
Left half of incomplete diptych, with signature on right sheet.
The 120 prints in this series were sold in envelopes of three sheets each, issued monthly from July 1922 to 1926 (with a gap of about a year following the disastrous earthquake of September 1923).
February, 2002, purchased from the Hara Shobo store, Tokyo, by Sue Cassidy Clark, New York; 2011, gift of Sue Cassidy Clark to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)
Gift of Sue Cassidy Clark in honor of Sarah E. Thompson