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Envelope for a postcard series "Nagano City Hall, Jôyama kan, Commemoration of Precious Observance" (Nagano-shi kôkai dô, Jôyama kan, hôkan kinen), possibly commemorating the conversion of the Jôyama kan to Nagano City Hall, 1898

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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

Japanese, Meiji era, about 1898

Place of Creation

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 15.1 x 9.8 cm (5 15/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.21269

Medium or Technique

Color lithography on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards, Envelopes