Flowers, from the series Snow, Moon, and Flowers in the Floating World (Ukiyo Setsugekka)

「浮世雪月花」 花

Japanese
Edo period
about 1784–85 (Tenmei 4–5)
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801), Publisher Iwatoya Kisaburô (Eirindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 108

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 23.8 cm (14 3/4 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5928

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.5928, RES.56.11

Signed

Shunchô ga
春潮画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection