The Empress at a Silk Factory (Tomioka seishijô gyôkei), by Arai Kanpô, donated by the Dainippon Silk Foundation, No. 28 from the series Mural Paintings in the Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery in the Outer Precincts of the Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingû Gaien Se

「明治神宮外苑聖徳記念絵画館 壁画 [28] 富岡製糸場行啓 荒井寛方筆 大日本蚕糸会奉納」

Japanese
Shôwa era


Place of Creation: Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.9529

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Signed

(artist identified in caption)

Provenance

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