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Japanese Postcards by Leading Artists

  • Explore a selection of postcards created by many of the leading Japanese artists of the early twentieth century.

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  • Drawing the Boat on the Takase River

    Takasegawa hikifune zu
    高瀬川曳舟図

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Inscribed 1908

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #107

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.907

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Commemorative Postcard of the Mokugo Association Convention with Illustration of a Woman Raking

    Mokugokai taikai kinen
    黙語会大会記念:落ち葉拾い

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Asai Chû (Japanese, 1856–1907)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #108

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.908

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Soldier in a Parody of Benkei from the series Up-to-date Otsu-e

    Gi Benkei (kohei)
    「擬弁慶(工兵)」 今様大津絵より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Asai Chû (Japanese, 1856–1907), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Printer Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #109

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.909

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Defeated Soldier in a Parody of Demon from the series Up-to-date Otsu-e

    Gi Kironbutsu (kohei) from the series Imayo Otsu-e
    「擬鬼念仏(降兵)」 今様大津絵より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Asai Chû (Japanese, 1856–1907), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Publisher Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #110

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.910

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Sailor in a Parody of the Falcon Handler from the series Up-to-date Otsu-e

    Gi Takajo (suihei) from the series Imayo Otsu-e
    「擬鷹匠(水兵)」 今様大津絵より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Asai Chû (Japanese, 1856–1907), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Publisher Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #111

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.911

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Female Student in a Parody of the Wisteria Maiden from the series Up-to-date Otsu-e

    Gi Fuji musume (jogakusei) from the series Imayo Otsu-e
    「擬藤娘(女学生)」 今様大津絵より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Asai Chû (Japanese, 1856–1907), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Publisher Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #112

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.912

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Calpis: Second Prize Winner for Poster Design

    Kokusai kensho boshu posuta (nito nyusen)
    カルピス広告絵葉書:国際懸賞募集ポスター二等入選

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    1924
    Max Bittorf (German, dates unknown), Publisher Calpis Inc.

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #256

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.913

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on textured card stock

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  • Geisha and Biwa (Japanese Lute) from the series Beautiful Women and Music (Bijin to onkyoku)

    琵琶(芸妓) 美人と音曲より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Fujishima Takeji (Japanese, 1867–1943), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #118

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.916

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • The Rabbit in the Moon

    月うさぎ

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Hashiguchi Goyô (Japanese, 1881–1921), Publisher Sumiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #188

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.919

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Landscape

    山水

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Hashimoto Gahô (Japanese, 1835–1908), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #61

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.920

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper

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  • Snow (Victory) from the series Sunbikai Cards by Gaho (Gaho Sunbi)

    雪〈戦利) 画宝寸美より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Hashimoto Gahô (Japanese, 1835–1908), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #62

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.921

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock, stencil and embossed texture; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

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  • Woman in Heart with Violets from the series Gold Color, Silver Paint (Kin'iro ginsai)

    すみれ 金色銀彩より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1907
    Hashimoto Kunisuke (Japanese, 1884–1953), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #121

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.930

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on green paper adhered to card stock

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  • Woman with Butterflies from the series"Gold Color, Silver Paint" (Kin'iro Ginsai)

    蝶 金色銀彩より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1907
    Hashimoto Kunisuke (Japanese, 1884–1953), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #122

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.931

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on green paper adhered to card stock

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  • Woman with Umbrella

    雨上がり

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Ichijô Narumi (Japanese, 1877–1910)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #164

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.934

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Female Nude Seated in Water

    裸婦

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Ichijô Narumi (Japanese, 1877–1910), Publisher Japanese Postcard Club (Nihon hagaki kurabu) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #165

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.935

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Woman Holding Floral Garland from the series Commemoration of the Victory of the Russo-Japanese War

    花輪を掲げる女性 征露記念絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Ichijô Narumi (Japanese, 1877–1910), Publisher Kinkodô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #47

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.936

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Woman Holding a Dove from Jogaku sekai

    鳩 女学世界付録

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Ikeda Shôen (Japanese, 1886–1917), Publisher Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #79

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.946

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Clouds of Flowers from Jogaku sekai

    花の雲 女学世界付録

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Ikeda Shôen (Japanese, 1886–1917), Publisher Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #80

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.947

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Woman with Tennis Racquet from the series Female Students (Jogakusei)

    女学生

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kaburaki Kiyokata (Japanese, 1878–1972), Publisher Kinkodô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #81

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.950

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Red Cross Nurse

    赤十字看護婦

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Kaburaki Kiyokata (Japanese, 1878–1972), Publisher Kinkodô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #22

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.953

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Woman withTanabata Festival Decorations

    七夕

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

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    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

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  • Schoolyard (Manabi no niwa) from the series Compendium of Contemporary Fashionable Women (Imayo fuzoku biyo shu)

    学びの庭 今様風俗 美容集より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Kaburaki Kiyokata (Japanese, 1878–1972), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Kiyokata(seal)

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #82

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.961

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper

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  • Student

    「Student」  女学生

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917), Distributed by Kokokudô, Publisher Association of Practical Design (Jitsugyô zuan kai)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Markings

    Hanko

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #174

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.965

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossed texture; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • The Wormwood Patch (Yomogiu) from the series of the Tale of Genji

    「蓬生」 源氏物語より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917), Publisher Bun'endô (Japanese, dated unknown)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #95

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.966

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Herbs (Wakana) II from the series The Tale of Genji

    Wakana Ge
    「若菜下」 源氏物語より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917), Publisher Bun'endô (Japanese, dated unknown)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #96

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.967

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on coated card stock

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  • New Herbs I (Wakana I) from the series the Tale of Genji (Genji monogatari)

    「若菜上」 源氏物語より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917), Publisher Bun'endô (Japanese, dated unknown)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #97

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.968

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on coated card stock

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  • The Festival of Red Leaves (Momiji no ga) from the series The Tale of Genji

    Momiji no ga
    「紅葉賀」 源氏物語より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917), Publisher Bun'endô (Japanese, dated unknown)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Seal: Hanko

    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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.969

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • Musashi Plain (Musashino) from the series Tales of Ise

    「むさし野」 伊勢物語より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1903
    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917), Publisher Shun'yôdô (Japanese), Printer Tokyo Printing Company (Tokyo insatsu kabushiki kaisha) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #93

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.979

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on coated card stock

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  • The Mansion in the West (Nishi no tai) from the series The Tales of Ise

    「西の対」 伊勢物語より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1903
    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917), Publisher Shun'yôdô (Japanese), Printer Tokyo Printing Company (Tokyo insatsu kabushiki kaisha) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #92

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.980

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Nunobiki from the series The Tales of Ise

    「布引」 伊勢物語より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1903
    Kajita Hanko (Japanese, 1870–1917), Publisher Shun'yôdô (Japanese), Printer Tokyo Printing Company (Tokyo insatsu kabushiki kaisha) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #94

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.981

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Itsukushima Shrine from the series Sunbikai Cards by Gyokusho (Gyokusho Sunga)

    厳島神社 玉章寸画より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Kawabata Gyokushô (Japanese, 1842–1913), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #63

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.982

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock and embossed texture; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

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  • Daibutsu with Umbrella from the series the Popularization of Civilization

    Daibutsu from the series Bunmei no fukyu
    大仏の非露仏 漫画葉書 文明の普及より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kitazawa Rakuten (Japanese, 1876–1955), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Printer Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Rakuten

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.985

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Fudô myôô with a Burn from the series The Popularization of Civilization

    Fudo myoo from the series Bunmei no fukyu
    不動の火傷治療 漫画葉書  文明の普及より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kitazawa Rakuten (Japanese, 1876–1955), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Printer Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Rakuten

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #98

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.986

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Oni at a Barbershop from the series The Popularization of Civilization

    Oni no zanpatsu from the series Bunmei no fukyu
    鬼の散髪 漫画葉書 文明の普及より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kitazawa Rakuten (Japanese, 1876–1955), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Printer Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Rakuten

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #99

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.987

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Enma Giving a Lecture on Law from the series The Popularization of Civilization

    Enma no keiho kogi from the series Bunmei no fukyu
    閻魔の刑法講義 漫画葉書 文明の普及より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kitazawa Rakuten (Japanese, 1876–1955), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Rakuten

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.988

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Nio Being Donning a Western-style Uniform from the series The Popularization of Civilization

    Nio no ratai kinshi from the series Bunmei no fukyu
    仁王の裸体禁止 漫画葉書 文明の普及より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kitazawa Rakuten (Japanese, 1876–1955), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Printer Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Rakuten

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #100

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.989

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Daruma Studying his ABCs from the series The Popularization of Civilization

    Daruma from the series Bunmei no fukyu
    達磨の英語研究 漫画葉書 文明の普及より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Kitazawa Rakuten (Japanese, 1876–1955), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese), Printer Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Rakuten

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #101

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.990

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Young Girl Dreaming of Santa Claus from the series Christmas (Kurisumasu)

    サンタクロースの夢

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Attributed to Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #148

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1005

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Woman Waiting for her Beloved at 2:25 from the series Waiting for her Beloved in the Early Night Hours (Kimimatsu yoi)

    2時25分 君待つ宵より

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1006

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Woman Waiting for her Beloved at 1:59 from the series Waiting for her Beloved in the Early Night Hours (Kimimatsu yoi)

    1時59分 君待つ宵より

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1007

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Woman Waiting for her Beloved at 9:35 from the series Waiting for her Beloved in the Early Night Hours (Kimimatsu yoi)

    9時35分 君待つ宵より

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #149

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1008

    Medium or Technique

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

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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

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #150

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1009

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Woman Pondering from the series Flowers of Darkness (Yami no hana)

    待ち焦がれて 闇の花より

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #204

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1010

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Woman Lost in Sorrow from the series Flowers of Darkness (Yami no hana)

    悲嘆 闇の花より

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #202

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1011

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Woman Looking Out from the series Flowers of Darkness (Yami no hana)

    期待 闇の花より

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #205

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1012

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Woman Lost in Sorrow from the series Flowers of Darkness (Yami no hana)

    絶望 闇の花より

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #203

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1013

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Couple from the series Young Girls of Second Street (Nigogai no onna)

    カップル 二号街の女より

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    early 20th century
    Kobayashi Kaichi (Japanese, 1896-1968), Publisher Sakuraiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Kaichi

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #206

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1014

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Lotus Pond

    蓮池

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Maruyama Banka (Japanese, 1867–1942), Publisher Tokuda

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #135

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1024

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • New Year's Card: Goat in a Heart

    年賀状:山羊

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1907
    Maruyama Banka (Japanese, 1867–1942)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #291

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1025

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • Woman with Flower Vase next to Bamboo Shade from Jogaku sekai

    女官 女学世界付録

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Mizuno Hidekata (Japanese, born in 1875), Publisher Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #78

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1029

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Merchant's Daughter

    猫を抱く商人の娘

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Mizuno Toshikata (Japanese, 1866–1908)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #76

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1034

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Dancing Woman from Jogaku sekai

    舞 女学世界付録

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Mizuno Toshikata (Japanese, 1866–1908), Publisher Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #77

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1035

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Vignette with Decorative Border

    風景

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1907
    Mitsutani Kunishiro (Japanese, 1874–1936)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #129

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1039

    Medium or Technique

    Collotype; color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Horse with Saddle from the series Anthology of Works by Six Celebrated Western-style Painters (Roku taika gassaku)

    くらおき馬(曙光) 洋画六大家合作より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Mitsutani Kunishiro (Japanese, 1874–1936), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #130

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1040

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Okayama Castle

    Ujo
    「烏城」 岡山城

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Mitsutani Kunishiro (Japanese, 1874–1936), Publisher Okayama ehagaki kai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1041

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • The West: Sparrows in the Park in Paris from the series World Panorama

    Nishi: Paris Koen no Suzume from the seris Sekai no Panorama
    西:パリ公園の雀 世界のパノラマより

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Nakamura Fusetsu (Japanese, 1866–1943), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #113

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1042

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Goddess of Flowers from the series World Panorama (Sekai panorama)

    花の神 世界のパノラマより

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Nakamura Fusetsu (Japanese, 1866–1943), Printed by Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #114

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1043

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Cherry Blossoms at the Kiyomizu-do in Ueno from the series of Six Views of Tokyo in the Curved-line Aesthetic (Kyokusen-bi Toto rokkei)

    清水堂の桜 曲線東都六景より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Nakamura Fusetsu (Japanese, 1866–1943)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #115

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1045

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • The Moon at Sodegaura in Shinagawa from the series Six Views of Tokyo with the Curved-line Aesthetic (Kyokusenbi Toto rokkei)

    品川袖ヶ浦の月 曲線東都六景より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Nakamura Fusetsu (Japanese, 1866–1943), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #116

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1046

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Looking: Geisha from the series Beautiful Women and the Senses (Bijin to kankaku)

    Shi: Geigi from the series Bijin to kankaku
    視(芸妓) 美人と感覚より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #125

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1051

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Hearing: Female Shaman from the series Beautiful Women and the Senses (Bijin to kankaku)

    Cho: Miko from the series Bijin to kankaku
    聴〈巫女) 美人と感覚より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1052

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Touching: Daughter from the series Beautiful Women and the Senses

    Shoku: Musume from the series Bijin to kankaku
    触(娘) 美人と感覚より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1053

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Smelling: Female Student from the series Beautiful Women and the Senses (Bijin to kankaku)

    Hi: jogakusei from the series Bijin to kankaku
    嚊〈女学生) 美人と感覚より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #126

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1054

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Tasting: High Class Lady from the series Beautiful Women and the Senses (Bijin to kankaku)

    Mikaku: Reijo from the series Bijin to kankaku
    味(令嬢) 美人と感覚より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #127

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1055

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Sleeping: Maiko from the series Beautiful Women and the Senses (Bijin to kankaku)

    Sui: Maiko from the series Bijin to kankaku
    睡(舞子) 美人と感覚より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #128

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1056

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Disheveled Woman under Cherry Blossoms Commemorating an Opera Gathering

    Reisho
    霊鐘:歌劇大会記念

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1907
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Rakuenkai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #180

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1057

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper adhered to Japanese paper

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  • Woman with Garland of Snowflakes from Chûgaku sekai

    雪の首飾り 中学世界付録

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1906
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Hakubunkan (Japanese), Printed by Haibara Nakamura Kojo

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #124

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1058

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Vignette of Pleasure Boat on the Yodo River from the series The Twelve Months of Famous Places

    Yodogawa Yuran from the series Meisho Ju-ni kagetsu (JO)
    淀川遊舟 名所十二ヶ月より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1059

    Medium or Technique

    Collotype; color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Swimmers and Life Saver Viewed from Above

    海水浴

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1907
    Nakazawa Hiromitsu (Japanese, 1874–1964), Publisher Miyake shoten

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #181

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1060

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • 8 O'clock at Day in Yoshiwara (Tayori) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「たより」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #84

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1061

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock and stencil; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

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  • 10 O'clock at Day in Yoshiwara (Ryuren) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「流連」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1062

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 12 O'clock at Day in Yoshiwara (Kibarashi) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「気晴」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #85

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1063

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock and stencil; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

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  • 2 O'clock at Day in Yoshiwara (Usugesho) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「薄化粧」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1064

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 4 O'clock at Day in Yoshiwara (Seiso) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「盛装」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #86

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1065

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 6 O'clock at Night in Yoshiwara (Harimise) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「張見世」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #87

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1066

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 8 O'clock at Night in Yoshiwara (Nakano-cho) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「仲の町」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #88

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1067

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 10 O'clock at Night in Yoshiwara (Hikitsuke) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「引付」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1068

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 12 O'clock at Night in Yoshiwara (Yokotsuke) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「横付」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1069

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 2 O'clock at Night in Yoshiwara (Obike) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「大引」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #89

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1070

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 4 O'clock at Night in Yoshiwara (Asachozu) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「朝手水」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #90

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1071

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • 6 O'Clcok at Day in Yoshiwara (Kinuginu) from the series The Twelve Hours of the Yoshiwara

    「きぬぎぬ」 はがき絵 廊十二時より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Odake Kokkan (Japanese, 1880–1945), Publisher Sunbikai

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #91

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1072

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Nurse as Benten from the series Seven Gods of Good Fortune

    看護婦(弁天) 七福神より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Ôkura Kôjû (Japanese, modern, dates unknown), Publisher Bunrokudô (Japanese)

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1074

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • General Kuroki Tametomo as Bishamon from the series Seven Gods of Fortune

    黒木為禎(毘沙門) 七福神より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Ôkura Kôjû (Japanese, modern, dates unknown), Publisher Bunrokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #55

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1075

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossed texture; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • General Oku Yasukata as Fukurokuju from the series Seven Gods of Fortune

    奥保鞏(福禄寿) 七福神より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Ôkura Kôjû (Japanese, modern, dates unknown), Publisher Bunrokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #54

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1076

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossed texture; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Monkey Trainer from Tôwa shinpô

    年賀状:猿回し 東亜新報より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1908
    Ogawa Usen (Japanese, 1868–1938), Publisher Hirasawa Otoji, Printer Sasaki Kôkichi

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #280

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1077

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Schoolteacher and Children (from an unidentified series)

    女教師

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Ôta Saburô (Japanese, 1884–1969), Publisher Shôseidô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #170

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1079

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on textured card stock

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  • Two African Men with Camels

    アフリカ人

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unidentified, Japanese, Publisher Kyoto Sanjô Benridô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #168

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1081

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Angel with Lilies

    天使

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Ôta Saburô (Japanese, 1884–1969), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Printer Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #169

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1082

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Lilies

    Yuri from the series Ai no Omokage
    百合

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1908
    Ôta Saburô (Japanese, 1884–1969), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    Saunders, Le Japon Artistique (MFA, 2010), p. 120; MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #173

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1083

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Swallows and Magnolia Blossoms

    つばめと木蓮

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Ôta Saburô (Japanese, 1884–1969), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #171

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1084

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Begonia

    Shukaido from the series of Ai no Omokage?
    秋海棠

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Ôta Saburô (Japanese, 1884–1969), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    Saunders, Le Japon Artistique (MFA, 2010), p. 119; MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #172

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1085

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Trout in Stream and Poem by Koyo from the series Postcards of Haikai Poetry (Haikai ehagaki)

    「鮎看るべくながれきくべく渓の石 紅葉」 俳諧絵葉書 夏の部より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #104

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1090

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Toad, Bamboo and Poem by Issa from the series Postcards of Haikai Poetry (Haikai ehagaki)

    「まかり出でたるはこの藪の蟇にて候 一茶」 俳諧絵葉書 夏の部より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #103

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1091

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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    Postcards

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  • Snail and Poem by Buson from the series Postcards of Haikai Poetry (Haikai ehagaki)

    「蝸牛やその角文字のにじりがき 蕪村」 俳諧絵葉書 夏の部より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #102

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1092

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Mandarin Ducks (from an unidentified series)

    おしどり

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Bunshôdô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #106

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1107

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Couple in Cloud Roundel (from an unidentified series)

    雲の上の二人

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Bunshôdô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1108

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Snarling Cats in Crescent Moon (from an unidentified series)

    三日月と猫

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Bunshôdô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #105

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1109

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea with General Kataoka, no.7

    日本海海戦 「其七」 「片岡司令官」

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Shun'yôdô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #33

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1131

    Medium or Technique

    Collotype; color lithograph; embossing; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • Dog Barking at the Moon

    遠吠え

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965), Publisher Kamigataya, Ginza (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #146

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1166

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Helios, the Sun God

    Nisshin Heriosu
    太陽王ヘリオス

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    inscribed 1918
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965), Publisher Kamigataya, Ginza (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #145

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1167

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Water Lily

    Fuyo
    「芙蓉」

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    cancelled 1920
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965), Publisher Kamigataya, Ginza (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #143

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1168

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Swimming

    Yuei
    「游泳」

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    1919
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965), Publisher Kamigataya, Ginza (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #141

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1169

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Autumn River

    Kawa no aki
    「秋の川」

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965), Publisher Kamigataya, Ginza (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Kyojo Women's Public School 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #144

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1170

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Autumnal Branches

    Kozue no aki
    「梢の秋」

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965), Publisher Kamigataya, Ginza (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #147

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1171

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants on card stock

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  • Changing Clothes with the Seasons

    Koromogae
    「ころもがへ」

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965), Publisher Kamigataya, Ginza (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #142

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1175

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants on card stock

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  • Commemorating the New Building of Mitsukoshi Department Store in Osaka

    Mitsukoshi gofukuten Osaka shiten shinchiku kinen
    大阪三越

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965), Publisher Mitsukoshi Kimono Store (Mitsukoshi gofukuten), Printed by Seibidô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #251

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1178

    Medium or Technique

    Collotype; color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • New Year's Card: Penguins

    年賀状:ペンギン

    Japanese
    Taishô era
    1921
    Sugiura Hisui (Japanese, 1876–1965)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #295

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1186

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossed texture; ink on card stock

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  • New Year's Card: Dragon

    年賀状:龍

    Japanese
    Early Shôwa era
    1928
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Yamaguchi Seikyokudô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1197

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • New Year's Card: Seahorses

    年賀状:龍の落とし子

    Japanese
    Early Shôwa era
    1928
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Yamaguchi Seikyokudô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #288

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1200

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Year's Card

    年賀状:幾何学模様

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Seikyokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #214

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1202

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Year's Card from an unidentified series of baseball New Year's cards

    年賀状:スコアボード、1932

    Japanese
    Early Shôwa era
    1932
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Seikyokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #215

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1216

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Year's Card (from an unidentified series) of baseball New Year's cards

    年賀状:バックネット

    Japanese
    Early Shôwa era
    1932
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Seikyokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #216

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1217

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Year's Card: Monkey

    年賀状:猿

    Japanese
    Shôwa era
    1932
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Seikyokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #212

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1220

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Year's Card: Monkey

    年賀状:猿

    Japanese
    Early Shôwa era
    1932
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Seikyokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #213

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1221

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Year's Card: Monkey

    年賀状:猿-1932

    Japanese
    Shôwa era
    1932
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Seikyokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Markings

    circular seal

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #293

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1223

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Year's Card: Monkey

    年賀状:猿

    Japanese
    Shôwa era
    1932
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Seikyokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1224

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • New Year's Card with Airplane

    年賀状:空中旋回

    Japanese
    Taishô–early Shôwa era
    Takahashi Haruka (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Seikyokudô (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #211

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1237

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

    Not On View

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  • Umbrellas Viewed from Above

    花見

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Takehisa Yumeji (Japanese, 1884–1934), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #136

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1238

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossed texture; ink on card stock

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  • Morning Sea from the series Seaside (Shisaido)

    Asa no umi from the series Shiisaido
    「朝の海」 シーサイドより

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1910
    Takehisa Yumeji (Japanese, 1884–1934), Publisher Yumeji gakai, Distributed by Tsuru-ya Gabô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #137

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1239

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Second Daughter with a Lighthouse from the series Seaside (Shisaido)

    Todaimamori no dai nijo from the series Shiisaido
    「灯台守の第二女」 シーサイドより

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1910
    Takehisa Yumeji (Japanese, 1884–1934), Publisher Yumeji gakai, Distributed by Tsuru-ya Gabô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #138

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1240

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Woman Standing on Bridge

    橋上の女

    Japanese
    Shôwa era
    inscribed 1934
    Takehisa Yumeji (Japanese, 1884–1934), Printed by Kato Takekazu

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #139

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1241

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants, on Japanese paper

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  • Tsubosaka-dera from the series Postcards of Plays (Shibai ehagaki)

    Tsubosaka-dera from the series Shibai ehagaki (1)
    「壺坂寺」 芝居より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1912
    Takehisa Yumeji (Japanese, 1884–1934), Publisher Tsuru-ya Gabô

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #140

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1250

    Medium or Technique

    Collotype; ink on card stock

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  • Momotaro and his Companions

    桃太郎とお供たち

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Takeuchi Keishu (Japanese, 1861–1943), Publisher Hakubunkan (Japanese), Printed by Sekifu

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #75

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1251

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Rashomon

    「羅生門」 おとぎ絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Terasaki Kôgyô (Japanese, 1866–1919), Publisher Sumiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #66

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1258

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • The Subjugation of the Demon Serpent

    Daija taiji
    「大蛇退治」 おとぎ絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Terasaki Kôgyô (Japanese, 1866–1919), Publisher Sumiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #64

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1259

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • The Mirror of Matsuyama

    Matsuyama kagami
    「松山鏡」 おとぎ絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Terasaki Kôgyô (Japanese, 1866–1919), Publisher Sumiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #65

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1260

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Urashima Taro

    「浦嶋太郎」 おとぎ絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Terasaki Kôgyô (Japanese, 1866–1919), Publisher Sumiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #67

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1261

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Oeyama

    「大江山」 おとぎ絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Terasaki Kôgyô (Japanese, 1866–1919), Sumiya

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #68

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1262

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Tokiwa Gozen from the series Historical Postcards (Rekishi ehagaki)

    常盤御前の落ち往き:歴史絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Tomioka Eisen (Japanese, 1864–1905), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #71

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1269

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossed texture; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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    Postcards

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  • Shizuka Gozen from the series Historical Postcards (Rekishi ehagaki)

    静御前: 歴史絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Tomioka Eisen (Japanese, 1864–1905), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Eisen

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #72

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1272

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on textured card stock

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    Postcards

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  • Princess on Horse Back from the series Historical Postcards (Rekishi ehagaki)

    from the series Rekishi Ehagaki
    馬上の姫 歴史絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Tomioka Eisen (Japanese, 1864–1905), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Signed

    Eisen

    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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1274

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Japanese Warrior on Horseback from unidentified series

    侍 歴史絵葉書より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Tomioka Eisen (Japanese, 1864–1905), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #73

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1275

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and embossed texture; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Woman with Umbrellas

    秋雨

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    about 1905
    Tomioka Eisen (Japanese, 1864–1905)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #74

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1277

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Female Dancer

    笠をかぶった踊り子

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Uemura Shôen (Japanese, 1875–1949)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #69

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1279

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock and stencil; organic and inorganic colorants, metaliic pigmant on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

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  • Two Women Enjoying a Summer Evening

    虫籠

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Uemura Shôen (Japanese, 1875–1949)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #70

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1280

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Ducks Swimming Upstream

    あひる

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Uzaki Sumikazu (Japanese, 1889–1954)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #186

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1286

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Woman with Loose Hair Holding an Uchiwa

    団扇

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Wada Eisaku (Japanese, 1874–1959)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #132

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1357

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Family Seated in Boat

    漁師の一家

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Wada Sanzô (Japanese, 1883–1967), Publisher Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai) (Japanese), Distributed by Hakubunkan (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #134

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1363

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

    Not On View

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  • The Bactrian Camel Presented by General Oku (from an unidentified series)

    Oku daisho kizo no rakuda: Kyoto-shiritsu kinen dobutsuen kinen ehagaki
    奥大将寄贈の駱駝

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Yamada Kiyoshi (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Kyoto Municipal Zoological Garden

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #272

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1364

    Medium or Technique

    Collotype; color lithograph; applique and letterpress; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • The Orangutan from the series Commemoration of the Anniversary of the Kyoto Zoological Park (Kyoto shiritsu kinen dobutsuen kinen ehagaki)

    「猩々 京都市立記念動物園記念絵葉書」より

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Yamada Kiyoshi (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Kyoto Municipal Zoological Garden

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1367

    Medium or Technique

    Collotype; color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

    Not On View

    Collections

    Asia, Prints and Drawings

    Classifications

    Postcards

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  • Fishermen

    漁師

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Yoshida Shigeru (Japanese, 1883–1953)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #133

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1371

    Medium or Technique

    Color wood engraving; ink on card stock

    Not On View

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    Asia, Prints and Drawings

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    Postcards

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  • Love Letter (from an unidentified series)

    Kesobun
    「懸想文」

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1906
    Yamamura Kôka (Toyonari) (Japanese, 1885–1942)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #167

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1372

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

    Not On View

    Collections

    Asia, Prints and Drawings

    Classifications

    Postcards

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  • Puppet Master (from an unidentified series)

    Kairaishi
    「傀儡師」

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Yamamura Kôka (Toyonari) (Japanese, 1885–1942)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #166

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1373

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

    Not On View

    Collections

    Asia, Prints and Drawings

    Classifications

    Postcards

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  • Advancing Soldiers Viewed from Above

    騎馬兵隊

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1905
    Artist Unidentified, Japanese, Printer Mitsuma Lithograph Printing (Mitsuma sekiin) (Japanese)

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #10

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1374

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on coated card stock

    Not On View

    Collections

    Asia, Prints and Drawings

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    Postcards

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  • Japanese Soldiers Taking a Rest

    Kyusoku suru Nihon hei tachi
    休息中の兵士たち

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1905
    Artist Unidentified, Japanese

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #18

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1376

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

    Not On View

    Collections

    Asia, Prints and Drawings

    Classifications

    Postcards

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  • People Marching Under the Commemorative Lanterns

    提灯と記念行列

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unidentified, Japanese

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Ex. Jaeger Collection 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

    Details

    Catalogue Raisonné

    MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #44

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1377

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

    Not On View

    Collections

    Asia, Prints and Drawings

    Classifications

    Postcards

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