"His Death Offering of Botamochi on the 12th Day of the 9th Month of the 8th Year of Bun'ei at the Age of Fifty," from the series, "The Honorable Life of the Holy Nichiren, A Deluxe Color Edition in Sixteen Cards"

(Kôkyû genshoku han Nichren Sei no go ichidai eiga jûroku mai no kumi no) Botamochi no kuyô, Bun'ei hachinen kuguwatsu [sic] jûni nichi=o-toshi gojû sai
高級原色版 日蓮聖之御一代繪画 十六枚組 の ぼたもち供養 文永八年九月十二日=御年五十歳

Late Taishô–early Shôwa era
early 20th–mid 20th century
Artist Unidentified, Japanese

Place of Creation: Japan


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

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Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings




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