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The Visitor

Japanese
Shôwa era
1959 (Shôwa 34) impression; block carved in 1938 (Shôwa 13)
Artist Munakata Shikô (Japanese, 1903–1975)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Nihon no hanga IV (2004), #220 (complete set of 9)

Dimensions

34.6 x 40.1 cm (13 5/8 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.921

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shikô (in Japanese), Munakata (in romanization, both in pencil in lower margin)

Provenance

1960, sold by the Weyhe Gallery, New York to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund