Cherry Blossom Viewing at Asuka Hill

飛鳥山花見

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), Chester Beatty fig. 63 (complete triptych); Ukiyo-e taisei 6 (1931), #210 (two right sheets)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 38.5 x 51.1 cm (15 3/16 x 20 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.682-3

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych (two left sheets of incomplete triptych): 06.682 (left), 06.683 (right)

Signed

Shunchô ga (on each sheet)
春潮画

Markings

Artist's seal: Chûrin

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection