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Iris and Peony, from the series Plants for the Kasumi Circle (Kasumiren sômoku awase)

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Signed

Shunman sei

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid to late 1810s

Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 2, #323 (later copy); Hillier, Vever cat. 2 (1976), #527

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.8 x 18.4 cm (8 3/16 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6199

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints