Woman Lost in Sorrow from the series Flowers of Darkness (Yami no hana)

悲嘆 闇の花より

Japanese
Taishô–early Shôwa era
Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya


Place of Creation: Japan

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #202

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.1011

Medium or Technique

Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants, metallic pigment 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