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Cyprepedium, from the series Plants for the Kasumi Circle (Kasumiren sômoku awase)

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For a similar print (maybe different state of this print), see McKee, Japanese Poetry Prints (2006), cat. no. 3

Signed

Shunman sei

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid to late 1810s

Catalogue Raisonné

Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 409; another print in the series: Hillier, Japanese Prints and Drawings from the Vever Collection (1976), fig. 527

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.7 x 18.1 cm (8 1/8 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6194

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

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