Woman withTanabata Festival Decorations

七夕

Japanese
Late Meiji era
inscribed 1907
Kaburaki Kiyokata (Japanese, 1878–1972), Publisher Sunbikai


Place of Creation: Japan

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #83

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.959

Medium or Technique

Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Signed

seal: Kiyokata

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