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Thunder God, no. 3 from the series The Origin of the Drum Bell for the Prevention of Thunder at Hachiman Shrine in Nishio, Aichi Prefecture

Japanese
Taishô–early Shôwa era
Miyao Shigeo (Japanese, 1902–1982)


Place of Creation: Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.3102

Medium or Technique

Color woodblock; ink on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

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