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Loquat in a Flower Ball (Kusudama no biwa), from the series Beauties Compared to Flowers (Bijin hana kurabe)

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Signed

Gekkô 月耕

Marks

Artist's seal: Gekkô

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Meiji era, 1896 (Meiji 29), February 10

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

RES.51.150

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints