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Russo-Japanese War in Japanese Postcards

  • Explore a selection postcards that display military engagements as well as of celebrations on the home front at the conclusion of the conflict, when Japan established itself as a major international power.

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  • General Nozu Michitsura as Hotei from the series Seven Gods of Fortune

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Hashimoto Kunisuke (Japanese, 1884–1953), 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.922

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • General Nogi Maresuke as Jurojin from the series Seven Gods of Fortune

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Hashimoto Kunisuke (Japanese, 1884–1953), 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.923

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Admiral Togo Heihachiro as Ebisu from the series Seven Gods of Fortune

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Hashimoto Kunisuke (Japanese, 1884–1953), 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.924

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Marshal Oyama Iwao as Daikoku from the series Seven Gods of Fortune

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Hashimoto Kunisuke (Japanese, 1884–1953), 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.925

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Crowds Gathering to Read the News (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    inscribed 1904

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Prior to 2002, Karl Jaeger Collection; 2002, Leonard A. Lauder Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, by Fractional gift of Leonard 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

    2002.926

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Newsboy Selling Paper (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    inscribed 1904

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Prior to 2002, Karl Jaeger Collection; 2002, Leonard A. Lauder Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, by Fractional gift of Leonard 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

    2002.927

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Men Bicycling with Lanterns

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    inscribed 1904

    Place of Creation: Japan

    Description

    Provenance

    Prior to 2002, Karl Jaeger Collection; 2002, Leonard A. Lauder Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, by Fractional gift of Leonard 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

    2002.928

    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

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

    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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  • Red Cross Nurse

    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

    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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  • Japanese Soldier Facing the Rising Sun

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1017

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock and embossed texture; organic and inorganic colorants, on card stock

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

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

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

    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

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

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

    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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1131

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph, collotype and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea with General Dewa, no.8

    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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1132

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph, collotype and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea with General Togo; no.5

    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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1133

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph, collotype and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea with General Yamada, no.6

    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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1134

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph, collotype and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • Advancing Soldiers Viewed from Above

    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

    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

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  • Japanese Soldiers Taking a Rest

    Kyusoku suru Nihon hei tachi

    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

    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

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  • People Marching Under the Commemorative Lanterns

    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

    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

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  • Sentry Keeping Guard at Night (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1905
    Artist Unidentified, Japanese, 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1385

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on layered card stock (hold-to-light)

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  • Scout Studying Enemy Location (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1905
    Artist Unidentified, Japanese, 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1386

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on layered card stock (hold-to-light)

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  • Naval Ship at Night

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1905
    Artist Unidentified, Japanese, 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1387

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on layered card stock (hold-to-light)

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  • Danger Off Port Arthur

    Ryojunko-gai no kiken

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unidentified, Japanese, 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1409

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Sailor

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1412

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Map of the World Centered on Japan with Eagle and National Flag

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1557

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • The Battle along the Yalu River

    Oenko no hosen

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Ministry of Communications (Teishinshô), Printed by 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1558

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph and collotype; ink on card stock

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  • Entry of Marshal Oyama, Commander-in-Chief, into Mukden; Mukden Railway Station after the Battle

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1905
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Ministry of Communications (Teishinshô), Printed by 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1560

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph, collotype and letterpress; ink on card stock

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  • Advance of the Japanese Troops, at Night

    Yachu no shingun

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Tokyo Haibara, Printed by Nakamura Printing Factory (Nakamura kôjô)

    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

    2002.1562

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and color on patterned paper

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  • The Opposing Troops of the Shaho River

    Saga no taijin

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Kanokogi Takeshiro (Japanese, 1874–1941 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

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    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1563

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Japanese Soldiers Saluting the Public

    Keirei suru Nihon Hei tachi

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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

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    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1564

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Japanese Soldier Leading Horses

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1565

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on coated card stock

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  • Japanese Soldiers around Campfire

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1566

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Japanese Soldiers Looking Out at Fort (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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: 8.8 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

    Accession Number

    2002.1568

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Charging Calvary (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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

    2002.1569

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Members of the Red Cross Transporting the Wounded (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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: 8.8 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

    Accession Number

    2002.1570

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Charging Infantry (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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: 8.8 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

    Accession Number

    2002.1571

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • Nurse Looking Over a Wounded Soldier

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1905
    Artist Unknown, Japanese

    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

    2002.1572

    Medium or Technique

    Color woodblock and stencil; organic and inorganic colorants, metallic pigment on layerd card stock (hold to light)

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  • Commemorating the Great Naval Battle of Japan Sea

    Nihonkai daikaisen kinen

    Japanese
    late Meiji era
    cancelled 1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Hochi shinbun sha, Distributed by 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1576

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Commemorating the Great Naval Battle of Japan Sea

    Nihonkai daikaisen kinen

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Hochi shinbun sha, Distributed by 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1577

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Commemorating the Great Naval Battle of Japan Sea

    Nihonkai daikaisen kinen

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Hochi shinbun sha, Distributed by 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1578

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Sailors Standing on a Mast

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    cancelled 1905
    Artist Unknown, 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: 8.8 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

    Accession Number

    2002.1579

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Newspaper Man Rushing in the Latest

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1580

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • News Runners Rushing in with the Latest

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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: 8.8 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

    Accession Number

    2002.1581

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Celebrating War Victory

    Japanese
    late Meiji era
    cancelled 1906
    Artist Unknown, 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

    2002.1582

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Banzai Nippon, Banzai Admiral Togo from the series The Battle of the Japan Sea Commemorative Postcards

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Hochi shinbun sha, Printed by Nakamura Printing Factory (Nakamura kôjô), Distributed by Benridô (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

    2002.1583

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Crowds Celebrating with Flags

    Japanese
    late Meiji era
    cancelled 1905
    Kawai Eitchû (Japanese, 1882 (?)–1921 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

    2002.1587

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Vagrant with Japanese Flags and Drum on his Head (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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

    2002.1588

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Wandering Minstrels (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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: 8.8 x 13.8 cm (3 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

    Accession Number

    2002.1589

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Wandering Monkey Trainer (from an unidentified series)

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    Artist Unknown, 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

    2002.1590

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on card stock

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  • Battleship from the series Commemoration of the Naval Battle of the Japan Sea

    Nihon kai dai kaisen kinen

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Hochi shinbun sha, Distributed by 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1591

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Eagle and Anchor from the series Commemoration of the Naval Battle of the Japan Sea

    Nihon kai dai kaisen kinen

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Hochi shinbun sha, Distributed by 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1593

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Waves from the series Commemoration of the Naval Battle of the Japan Sea

    Nihon kai dai kaisen kinen

    Japanese
    late Meiji era
    1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Hochi shinbun sha, Distributed by 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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1594

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Goni Fair: In Commemoration of the Triumph

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Goni Fair Association (Goni kyoshinkai), Distributed by Shôseidô (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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1595

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • Muse and Musical Score in Commemoration of the Goni Fair

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1906
    Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Goni Fair Association (Goni kyoshinkai), Distributed by Shôseidô (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

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2002.1596

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea , no. 10

    Japanese
    Late Meiji era
    1904–05
    Saitô Shôshû (Japanese, born in 1870), Publisher Shun'yôdô (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

    2002.5157

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea, no. 2

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

    Description

    Provenance

    By 2003 Bourgeois, Garches, France; by May 2003 to Leonard A. Lauder, New York, New York; September, 2003 given by Leonard A. Lauder to MFA

    Credit Line

    Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2003.632

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph; ink on coated card stock

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea, no. 3

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

    Description

    Provenance

    By 2003 Bourgeois, Garches, France; by May 2003 to Leonard A. Lauder, New York, New York; September, 2003 given by Leonard A. Lauder to MFA

    Credit Line

    Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2003.633

    Medium or Technique

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

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea with Admiral Togo, no. 4

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

    Description

    Provenance

    By 2003 Bourgeois, Garches, France; by May 2003 to Leonard A. Lauder, New York, New York; September, 2003 given by Leonard A. Lauder to MFA

    Credit Line

    Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2003.634

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph, collotype and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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  • The Battle of the Japan Sea with General Riu, no. 9

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

    Description

    Provenance

    By 2003 Bourgeois, Garches, France; by May 2003 to Leonard A. Lauder, New York, New York; September, 2003 given by Leonard A. Lauder to MFA

    Credit Line

    Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards

    Details

    Dimensions

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

    Accession Number

    2003.635

    Medium or Technique

    Color lithograph, collotype and embossing; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

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