No. 39, Plovers and Dry Reeds (Chidori, kareashi), from the series Forty-eight Hawks Drawn from Life (Ikiutsushi shijûhachi taka)

「生写四十八鷹 千鳥 かれ芦 三十九」

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


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.5 cm (14 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.1401

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 46.1401, 2016.1281, RES.54.188.22

Signed

Sûgakudô
嵩岳堂

Markings

Censor's seal: Goat 11 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:未十一改
彫師:なし

Provenance

1946, gift of Charles Adrien Rübel to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 1946)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Adrian Rübel