Cherry Blossoms at Asuka Hill (Asukayama no ôka), from an untitled series of famous places in Edo

江戸名所 「飛鳥山之桜花」

Japanese
Edo period


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagata et al, The New York and New Jersey Ukiyo-e Collection (exh. cat., 1997), #s 44-8, cat. entry by Yôsuke Katô, p. 211 (this design mentioned but not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical koban (half aiban); 22.1 x 15.6 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.576

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA prints in the series: 06.576-06.578, 21.4488-21.4495

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection