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Pagoda in Kyoto (Gojû no tô)

「五重塔」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1942 (Shôwa 17)
Artist Yoshida Tôshi (Japanese, 1911–1995)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.6 x 20.3 cm (10 7/8 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

2016.559

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 53.2066, 2016.559

Printed by the artist (jizuri).

Signed

Tôshi (in Japanese, in block), Toshi Yoshida (in romanization, in pencil in lower right margin)

Markings

Artist's seal: Yoshida

Provenance

1995, sold by Uchida Art Co., Kyoto to Karen Anne Zee, Brookline, MA; 2016, gift of Karen Anne Zee and Eric Riedel to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Karen Anne Zee and Eric Riedel