Yanagibashi, from the series Twelve Views of Tokyo (Tôkyô jûni kei)

「東京十二景 柳ばし」

Japanese
late Meiji era
about 1910 (Meiji 43)
Artist Ishii Hakutei (Japanese, 1882–1958)


Catalogue Raisonné

Morse, ed., Reinventing Tokyo (2012), #41; Hamanaka & Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 2; Chiba Mus., Nihon no hanga I (1997), #141

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.3 x 26 cm (15 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.1117

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hakutei hitsu

Provenance

1965, gift of Robert T. Paine to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 22, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Paine