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The Red Gate, a National Treasure (Kokuhô Akamon), from the series Recollections of Tokyo (Tokyo kaiko zue)
東京回顧図絵 「国宝赤門」 帝大赤門
1945 (Shôwa 20), December
Artist Maeda Masao (Japanese, 1904–1974)
Graybill et al, The Artist's Touch, the Craftsman's Hand (Portland Art Museum cat., 2011), p. 297, #148f
20.1 x 27 cm (7 15/16 x 10 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a portfolio of 15 works by 9 artists, with titles of individual works on an accompanying sheet (not in MFA).
MFA prints from the portfolio (complete): 59.838, 60.38, 65.1060, 65.1067, 64.1068, 65.1083, 65.1084, 65.1085, 65.1087, 65.1088, 65.1089, 65.1091, 65.1097, 65.1098, 65.1104
Artist's seal: Masa
1965, gift of Robert T. Paine to the MFA.
Gift of Robert T. Paine