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The Bacterian Camel Presented by General Oku (from an unidentified series)

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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

Oku daisho kizo no rakuda: Kyoto-shiritsu kinen dobutsuen kinen ehagaki

Japanese, Late Meiji era, 1906

Place of Creation

Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.1364

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph, collotype, applique and letterpress; ink and metallic pigment on coated card stock

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards