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Weeping Plum and Japanese White-eye, Mid-spring (Sudare ume ni shûganji, chûshun), from the series Rakuzan's Bird-and-flower Album (Rakuzan kachô gafu)

楽山花鳥画譜 「しだれ梅に繍眼児(中春)」

Japanese
Shôwa era
1929–33 (Shôwa 4–8)
Artist Tsuchiya Rakuzan (Rakusan) (Japanese, 1896–1976)


Catalogue Raisonné

Rakusan.net, Gallery, 100 Series, no. 67

Dimensions

40 x 54.4 cm (15 3/4 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.502

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 67 in a series of 100.
First edition, with watermark “Rakuzan kachô gafu.”
MFA impressions: 51.1741 (second edition), 52.502 (first edition)

Signed

Rakuzan kyo

Markings

Artist's seal: Sekishunro

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich