Tanabata Festival (Tanabata matsuri), from the series Women's Customs in Japan (Nihon jozoku sen)

日本女俗選 七夕祭

Japanese
Shôwa era
1946 (Shôwa 21), August
Publisher Fugaku Shuppansha (Japanese)


Dimensions

26.3 x 20.5 cm (10 3/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1094

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a portfolio of 10 works by 5 artists.
MFA prints from the portfolio (complete): 55.483, 55.484, 59.836, 59.837, 59.844, 65.1059, 65.1062, 65.1069, 65.1077, 65.1094
 日本女俗選 日本版画協会自刻作品 富岳出版社 昭21 *前川千帆「舞妓」「大原女」「七夕祭」/恩地孝四郎「湯がへり」「花時」/川西英「港の女」/関野凖一郎「東北のいろり端」「輪髪」/斎藤清「蕗刈る乙女」「漁村の女」*

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Han

Provenance

1965, gift of Robert T. Paine to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Paine

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.