Yamada Koscak (Kosaku), Japanese Silhouettes: Oyasumi, No. 4 from the series Five Abstract Musical Portraits

音楽作品による抒情 No. 4 山田耕作 日本風な影絵の内 おやすみ

Japanese
Shôwa era
1933 (Shôwa 8)
Artist Onchi Kôshirô (Japanese, 1891–1955)


Catalogue Raisonné

Matsumoto, Kuwahara, et al., Onchi Kôshirô (exh. cat., 2016), #P139 (this impression); Chiba Mus., Nihon no hanga IV (2004), #111; Onchi/ Prints of Onchi Koshiro (1975), #159

Dimensions

25 x 21 cm (9 13/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.737

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 9/10 (inscribed with stylus in lower right corner).
NB: When the print is correctly oriented, the largest ball is to the =right=.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

1949, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession date: September 15, 1949)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich