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The Deities of the Tanni-shô (In Homage to Yanagi Sôetsu)

Japanese
Shôwa era
about 1950
Artist Munakata Shikô (Japanese, 1903–1975)


Dimensions

115.6 x 257.2 cm (45.5 x 101.25 in.)

Accession Number

2001.180.1

Medium or Technique

Woodblock prints mounted on one of a pair of six-panel folding screens, ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

1956 given to the anonymous collector by John D. Rockefeller; 2001 given by the anonymous collector to the MFA

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Blanchette and John D. Rockefeller III