Sketch of Tiger (Tora), from the series Zoo (Dôbutsuen)

「動物園 とら」

Japanese
Taishô–Shôwa era
1926 (Taishô 15/Shôwa 1)
Artist Yoshida Hiroshi (Japanese, 1876–1950)


Catalogue Raisonné

Abe 1987, #074

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 27.5 x 41 cm (10 13/16 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.1217

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed by the artist (jizuri).

Signed

Hiroshi Yoshida

Markings

Artist's seal: Hiroshi

Provenance

By 1969, Albert J. Kirkpatrick, New York; 1969, sold by Kirkpatrick to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 19, 1969)

Credit Line

John Ware Willard Fund

Copyright

Chizuko Yoshida