Noblewoman Passing the River ( Joro no kawa watari) from Ehagaki sekai

Postcard of four lady passing the river
女郎の川渡り 「燈火かすかに書物見てゐる人と、もすそをかかげて川渡る女中とは遠山の鹿の哀れと青梅に歯のゆるぐが如し」(絵本千歳山)

Japanese
Late Meiji era
1908
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Kokkei shinbun sha


Place of Creation: Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.2187

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Provenance

Ex. Jaeger Collection

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

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards