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Koto from the series Compendium of Contemporary Fashionable Women (Imayo fûzoku biyô shû)

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Provenance

By 1991, Philippe Barros, Paris, France; by 2002, to Karl Jaeger, Bath, England; 2007, sold by Karl Jaeger, International School of America, Medford, MA to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 19, 2007)

Credit Line

Edward S. Morse Fund

Japanese, Late Meiji era, 1906

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2007.682

Medium or Technique

Color woodblock; organic and inorganic colorants on Japanese paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards