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Woman of Ôshima (Ôshima no anko), from the series Folk Customs of Japan (Nihon minzoku zufu)

日本民俗図譜 大島のアンコ

Japanese
Shôwa era
1946 (Shôwa 21), March
Artist Maeda Masao (Japanese, 1904–1974)


Dimensions

27.9 x 20.4 cm (11 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1061

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a portfolio of 12 works by 10 artists.
The titles of the individual prints were on a separate sheet included in the portfolio.
MFA prints in the series (complete): 65.1058, 65.1061, 65.1063, 65.1065, 65.1066, 65.1070, 65.1072, 65.1073, 65.1074, 65.1075, 65.1090, 65.1099

Signed

Maeda Masao (in block)

Provenance

1965, gift of Robert T. Paine to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Paine