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Asakusa Detached Palace ( Akasaka rikyu) from the series Souvenir Postcard of the Visit of the Prince of Wales to Japan

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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

Japanese, Taisho era, 1922

Place of Creation

Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.4366

Medium or Technique

Colloytpe; color lithograph; embossed; ink and metallic pigment on card stock

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards