Requires Photography

Baseball Pitcher from the series The Sixth Contest of Far Eastern Athletes

Japanese
early Shôwa era
Yoshioka Torihei (Japanese, 1893–1933), Publisher Osaka taiku kyôkai


Catalogue Raisonné

Barros Cat. no. IX-50

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2012.928

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Provenance

By 1991, purchased by Philippe Barros from various dealers in Japan and Europe; by 2002, purchased by Karl Jaeger from Philippe Barros; 2012, sold by Karl Jaeger to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

John Ware Willard Fund