Flowers, from the series A Combination of Three Colors: Snow, Moon, and Flowers (Setsugekka mitsu no irodori)

「雪月花美通の色取」 花

Japanese
Edo period
about 1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0623; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #11.3, and pl. 30

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.9 x 26.1 cm (15 5/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23.189

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

1923, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: April 5, 1923)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis