Ueno Zoo (Ueno dôbutsuen), from the series Recollections of Tokyo (Tokyo kaiko zue)

東京回顧図会 上野動物園

Japanese
Shôwa era
1945 (Shôwa 20), December
Artist Onchi Kôshirô (Japanese, 1891–1955)


Catalogue Raisonné

Graybill et al, The Artist's Touch, the Craftsman's Hand (Portland Art Museum cat., 2011), p. 299, #148h; Onchi/ Prints of Onchi Koshiro (1975), #248

Dimensions

19.9 x 27.6 cm (7 13/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.38

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a portfolio of 15 works by 9 artists, with titles of individual works on an accompanying sheet (not in MFA).
MFA prints from the portfolio (complete): 59.838, 60.38, 65.1060, 65.1067, 64.1068, 65.1083, 65.1084, 65.1085, 65.1087, 65.1088, 65.1089, 65.1091, 65.1097, 65.1098, 65.1104

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

1960, sold by T. Z. Shiota to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 11, 1960)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund