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Tanabata Festival in Hida (Hida no Tanabata matsuri), from the series Folk Customs of Japan (Nihon minzoku zufu)
1946 (Shôwa 21), March
Artist Mori Dôshun (Japanese, 1909–1985)
Smith, Japanese Prints During the Allied Occupation (2002), #55
20 x 27.1 cm (7 7/8 x 10 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a portfolio of 12 works by 10 artists.
The titles of the individual prints were on a separate sheet included in the portfolio.
MFA prints in the series (complete): 65.1058, 65.1061, 65.1063, 65.1065, 65.1066, 65.1070, 65.1072, 65.1073, 65.1074, 65.1075, 65.1090, 65.1099
Artist's seal: Mori
1965, gift of Robert T. Paine to the MFA.
Gift of Robert T. Paine