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Fly Swatting (Hae tataki ) from Ehagaki sekai

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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

Postcard of a sleeping lady and a hand to try to kill a fly on her kimono

Japanese, Late Meiji era, 1907

Place of Creation

Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.2020

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards