Ink-dyed Cherry Blossoms (Sumizome sakura), from the series Flowers for Modern Beauties (Tôsei bijin no hana)

「当世美人ノ花 墨染さくら」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–43 (Tenpô era)
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), list #112.1 and cat. no. 384

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.9 x 23.3 cm (13 3/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3212.1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kikukawa Eizan hitsu
菊川英山筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection