Requires Photography

No. 28, Bluebird, Coix Seed, and Rose Balsam (Ruri, yokuinin, hôsenka), from the series Forty-eight Hawks Drawn from Life (Ikiutsushi shijûhachi taka)

「生写四十八鷹 るり ?苡仁 鳳仙花 廿八」

Japanese
Edo period
1859 (Ansei 6), 10th month
Artist Nakayama Sûgakudô (Japanese, active 1850–1860), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1270

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: *11.17441 (deaccessioned in 2012), 2016.1270, RES.54.188.11

Signed

Sûgaku
嵩岳

Markings

Censor's seal: Goat 10 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:未十改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016