Woman Holding Hand Drum

Tuzumi wo utsu bijin to cho
鼓を打つ美人と蝶

Japanese
Late Meiji era
Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #182

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2003.482

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock; right edge is perforated

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Provenance

By 1991 Philippe Barros, Paris, France; by 2002 to Karl Jaeger, Bath, England; June 18, 2003 Sale by Karl Jaeger at Christie's London, lot 401, and purchased by the MFA.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Leonard A. Lauder