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Looking: Geisha from the series Beautiful Women and the Senses (Bijin to kankaku)

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Provenance

Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards 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

Shi: Geigi from the series Bijin to kankaku

Japanese, Late Meiji era, 1905

Place of Creation

Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.1051

Medium or Technique

Color woodblock and stencil; organic and inorganic colorants, metallic pigment on Japanese paper adhered to card stock

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards