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Yellow-faced Cat

Japanese
Shôwa era
1960s
Artist Inagaki Tomoo (Japanese, 1902–1980)


Dimensions

15.2 x 10.2 cm (6 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1715

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The MFA has both the print, 2011.1715, and an original pencil sketch for it, 2011.1716. Interestingly, the drawing is larger than the finished print.

Signed

To (in block)

Provenance

August 2003, acquired online through Ukiyo-e Gallery, Salem, Oregon, by Sue Cassidy Clark, New York; 2011, gift of Sue Cassidy Clark to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Sue Cassidy Clark in honor of Sarah E. Thompson