Pocket Mirror (Futokoro kagami)

懐鏡

Japanese
Shôwa-era reprint of Taishô-era design
designed: 1920 (Taishô 9), August; printed: about 1950 (Shôwa 25)
Artist Hashiguchi Goyô (Japanese, 1881–1921), Printer Hirai Kôichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

46.7 x 30 cm (18 3/8 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.476

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 54.1036, 56.476

Edition: 5/150.
From a group of 9 prints in a brocade portfolio: 56.476 to 56.484.
One of the posthumous prints based on drawings left to Goyô’s family after his death in 1921.

Signed

Goyô ga (in block)
五葉画

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund