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)


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

On View

Japanese Print Gallery (Gallery 278A)

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