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The Deities of the Tanni-sho (In Homage to Yanagi Soetsu)

Provenance

1956 given to the anonymous collector by John D. Rockefeller; 2001 given by the anonymous collector to the MFA

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Blanchette and John D. Rockefeller III

Japanese, Shôwa era, about 1950

Dimensions

115.6 x 257.2 cm (45.5 x 101.25 in.)

Accession Number

2001.180.2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock prints mounted on one of a pair of six-panel folding screens, ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints