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The Pickle Seller (Komono uri) from Ehagaki sekai

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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); ex. Jaeger Collection

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards

Postcard of a woman selling the pickles in the street

Japanese, Late Meiji era, 1908

Place of Creation

Japan

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2002.2153

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; ink on card stock

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Postcards