Kochô, from the series A Great Mirror of Nô Pictures (Nôga taikan)

能画大観 胡蝶

Japanese
Taishô–Shôwa era
1925–27 (Taishô 14–Shôwa 2)
Artist Tsukioka Kôgyo (Japanese, 1869–1927)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.4 x 36.8 cm (10 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1721

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a series of 200 prints, published in 5 albums of 40 prints each.

Signed

Kôgyo
耕漁

Markings

Artist's seal: Kôgyo

Provenance

September 2005, acquired online through Artelino Art Auctions, Icking, Germany, by Sue Cassidy Clark, New York; 2011, gift of Sue Cassidy Clark to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Sue Cassidy Clark in honor of Sarah E. Thompson