Mountain Climber Looking Back (Furikaeru otoko)

振り返る男

Japanese
Shôwa era
1957 (Shôwa 32)
Artist Azechi Umetarô (Japanese, 1902–1999)


Dimensions

61 x 42.7 cm (24 x 16 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.549

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink, color, and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 5/50.

Signed

U. Azechi (in romanization, in pencil in lower left margin)

Markings

Artist's seal: two white lines in red disc

Provenance

1959, gift of John B. Sears to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 17, 1959)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. John Sears

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.