Sorrowful Woman under Arch from the series Rain Falls (Ame wa furu)

雨は降るより

Japanese
Taishô–early Shôwa era
Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2003.463

Medium or Technique

Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants, metallic pigment on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Provenance

By 2003 Karl Jaeger, Bath, England; June 18, 2003 Sale by Karl Jaeger at Christie's, London, lot 401 and purchased by the MFA.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Leonard A. Lauder