The Bactrian Camel Presented by General Oku (from an unidentified series)

Oku daisho kizo no rakuda: Kyoto-shiritsu kinen dobutsuen kinen ehagaki
奥大将寄贈の駱駝

Japanese
Late Meiji era
1906
Yamada Kiyoshi (Japanese, dates unknown), Publisher Kyoto Municipal Zoological Garden


Place of Creation: Japan

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, The Art of the Japanese Postcard (2004), cat. #272

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.1364

Medium or Technique

Collotype; color lithograph; applique and letterpress; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Provenance

Ex. Jaeger Collection

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