User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Four Carpenters at Work c. 1880 Erecting a House

Provenance

Between 1980–1990, Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection, Chestnut Hill, MA; given to the MFA, Boston, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Japanese, Meiji era, early 1880s, reissued about 1890

Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf No.: FASGRC1

Dimensions

Image: 21.2 x 26.8 cm (8 3/8 x 10 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.273.41

Medium or Technique

Photograph, hand-tinted albumen print

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Photographs, Albums