No. 29, Bullfinch, Bee, and Morning Glory in Seed (Uso, haji, asagao tane), from the series Forty-eight Hawks Drawn from Life (Ikiutsushi shijûhachi taka)

「生写四十八鷹 うそ はぢ 朝がほ種 廿九」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #387

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.159

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: *11.17445 (deaccessioned in 2012), 20.159, 2016.1271, RES.54.188.12

Signed

Sûgaku
嵩岳

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams