The Avarice and A Trap of Wisdom from the series Laughing Stock

The Japanese Navy Uses China as Bait to Trap the Greedy Russian Bear

Japanese
late Meiji era
about 1904–05
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Manzai kan


Place of Creation: Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.3504

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink 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