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The Avarice and A Trap of Wisdom from the series Laughing Stock

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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

The Japanese Navy Uses China as Bait to Trap the Greedy Russian Bear

Japanese, late Meiji era, about 1904–05

Place of Creation

Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.3504

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards