Bust Portrait of Nude Woman

裸婦 (ヌード)

Japanese
Taishô era
about 1914–16 (Taishô 3–5)
Artist Takehisa Yumeji (Japanese, 1884–1934), Publisher Yanagiya


Catalogue Raisonné

Nakau, Yumeji roman hanga (1984), p. 18

Dimensions

43 x 28 cm (16 15/16 x 11 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.149

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Nakau 1984 identifies this work as one of Yumeji’s earliest print designs, originally sold in his wife’s shop Minatoya and later reprinted by Yanagiya.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

1968, sold by Shin Tanaka, Shibunkako Co., Ltd., Kyoto, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund