Cherry Blossoms at Koganei (Koganei no sakura, above); Fishing for Whitebait in the Bay off Tsukuda (Tsukuda oki no shirauo-tori, below); from the series Floral Calendar of the Eastern Capital (Tôto hana-goyomi)

「東都花暦 小金井の桜」 「東都花暦 佃沖ノ白魚取」

Japanese
Edo period
1830s–early 1840s
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musée Guimet II (1990), pl. 149 (lower half only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.7 x 22.6 cm (13 1/4 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.117

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.4869 (lower half only), RES.49.117 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Keisai (above), Keisai ga (below)
渓斎、渓斎画

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund