No. 44, White Sparrows, Withered Banana Leaves, and Winter Chrysanthemum (Shirasuzume, kare bashô, fuyugiku), from the series Forty-eight Hawks Drawn from Life (Ikiutsushi shijûhachi taka)

「生写四十八鷹 白すゞめ 枯ばせを 寒ぎく 四十四」

Japanese
Edo period
1859 (Ansei 6), 11th month
Artist Nakayama Sûgakudô (Japanese, active 1850–1860), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.5 x 22.3 cm (13 3/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.141

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 20.141, 2016.1286, RES.54.188.27

Signed

Sûgakudô
嵩岳堂

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