Snail and Poem by Buson from the series Postcards of Haikai Poetry (Haikai ehagaki)

「蝸牛やその角文字のにじりがき 蕪村」 俳諧絵葉書 夏の部より

Japanese
Late Meiji era
Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai), Distributed by Hakubunkan


Place of Creation: Japan

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #102

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.1092

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; embossing; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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).

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards