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"The Manifestation of Shichimen-ten" from the series "The Honorable Life of the Holy Nichiren, A Deluxe Color Edition in Sixteen Cards"

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Provenance

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

(Kôkyû genshoku han Nichiren Sei no go ichidai eiga jûroku mai no kumi no) Shichimen-ten no jigen

Japanese, late Taishô-early Shôwa era, early 20th–mid 20th century

Place of Creation

Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.21065

Medium or Technique

color lithograph on card stock

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards