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Cherry Blossoms at Koganei (Koganei no sakura, above); Fishing for Whitebait in the Bay off Tsukuda (Tsukuda oki no shirauo-tori, below); from the series Floral Calendar of the Eastern Capital (Tôto hana-goyomi)

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MFA impressions: 21.4869 (lower half only), RES.49.117 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Keisai (above), Keisai ga (below)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1830s–early 1840s

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musée Guimet II (1990), pl. 149 (lower half only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.7 x 22.6 cm (13 1/4 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.117

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints