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Ginza at Night (Yoru no Ginza), from the series Recollections of Tokyo (Tokyo kaiko zue)
1945 (Shôwa 20), December
Artist Kawakami Sumio (Japanese, 1895–1972)
Feminine and Independent (Amsterdam, Nihon no hanga exh. cat. 5, 2011), cat. no. 18; Graybill et al, The Artist's Touch, the Craftsman's Hand (Portland Art Museum cat., 2011), p. 301, #148l; Smith, The J. Print since 1900 (1983), #87, photo p. 36
19.8 x 26.1 cm (7 13/16 x 10 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a portfolio of 15 works by 9 artists, with titles of individual works on an accompanying sheet (not in MFA).
MFA prints from the portfolio (complete): 59.838, 60.38, 65.1060, 65.1067, 64.1068, 65.1083, 65.1084, 65.1085, 65.1087, 65.1088, 65.1089, 65.1091, 65.1097, 65.1098, 65.1104
Gift of Robert T. Paine, Jr.