Wild Carnations at Yanaka in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Yanaka nadeshiko), from the series Thirty-six Selected Flowers (Sanjûrokkasen)

「三十六花撰 東都 谷中撫子」

Japanese
Edo period
1866 (Keiô 2), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7335.13

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 12 in the series.

MFA impressions: 01.7335.13, 11.37263

Signed

Kisai Risshô
喜斎立祥

Markings

Censor's seal: Tiger 7 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:寅七改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection