The Bunka Era (Bunka no koro), from the series Floral Patterns (Hana moyô)
Waseda db 201-4861 (R), 201-4862 (C), 201-4863 (L)
Vertical ôban triptych
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No date on this impression. The impression in the British Museum has a date of April 1896 and was published by Takekawa Seikichi; it may be the first edition. The Waseda impression is the same edition as this one (pub. Kokkeidô).
The Bunka era was the period from 1804 to 1818.
Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016