Title page of album: Customs of the East in Color Woodblock Prints of Great Japan (Dai Nippon nishiki-e azuma fûzoku)

「大日本 錦画 東風俗」

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 21.7 x 15.6 cm (8 9/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1963.1

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper, creped

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1963.1 (on pink paper), 11.45394.1 (on pale yellow paper)

From an album of seven miscellaneous creped triptychs plus a printed title page added when the album was constructed, 00.1963.1 to 00.1963.8a-c.

Signed

Unsigned

無款

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 1, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock