Preparing the Seven Herbs (Nanakusa) on the Seventh Day of New Year

七草の節句

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.5 x 18.4 cm (8 1/16 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.252

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Two poems

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Markings

Artist's seal: kakihan

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24