Hibiscus in the Flower Garden [at Mukôjima] on the Sumida River in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Sumidagawa hana yashiki fuyô-bana), from the series Thirty-six Selected Flowers (Sanjûrokkasen)
「三十六花撰 東都 隅田河花屋敷芙蓉花」
Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 27 in the series.
The place name Mukôjima, the location of the garden, does not appear in the subtitle of the print itself but is listed on the title page.
MFA impressions: 01.7335.28, 11.37268, 2016.1486 (with blue background)
Censor's seal: Tiger 7 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection