Itsukushima Shrine from the series Sunbikai Cards by Gyokusho (Gyokusho Sunga)

厳島神社 玉章寸画より

Japanese
Late Meiji era
Kawabata Gyokushô (Japanese, 1842–1913), Publisher Sunbikai


Place of Creation: Japan

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #63

Dimensions

Overall: 8.8 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.982

Medium or Technique

Color woodblock and embossed texture; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Signed

Gyokushô

Provenance

Leonard A. Lauder Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Fractional gift of Lauder (Accession date: March 20, 2002).

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards