Shiki nishiki (Brocade of the Four Seasons)

しき錦

Japanese
Meiji era
1903 (Meiji 36)
Artist Tamamura Shimohiro (Japanese, 1878–1926)


Dimensions

Overall: 25.5 x 36.8 cm (10 1/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4963

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color with metallic pigments on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

July 2009, sold by private collection, Kyoto, Japan to Boston Book Company, Boston; 2009, sold by Boston Book Company to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund