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Woman Waiting for her Beloved at 7:24 from the series Waiting for her Beloved in the Early Night Hours (Kimimatsu yoi)

7時24分 君待つ宵より

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. #150


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants, metallic pigment on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings




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