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Flags of Many Nations, untitled frontispiece illustration from the literary magazine Bungei kurabu, vol. 10, no. 14

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Signed

(seal only)

Marks

Artist's seal: Toshikata

Provenance

Prior to 2000, purchased by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf from Kiku Sui, Boston; 2000 given by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1904 (Meiji 37), October 15

Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), photo p. 348; Yamada, "Bijin kuchi-e...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 147 (2004), p. 51, fig. 9, and color pl.; Yamada, "Bungei Kurabu...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 144 (2002), photo p. 76

Dimensions

31.1 x 22.4 cm (12 1/4 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.311

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints