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No. 15, Bengalese Finch and Peonies (Jûshimatsu, botan), from the series Forty-eight Hawks Drawn from Life (Shô utsushi yonjû-hachi taka)

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MFA impressions: 11.17462, 11.17463, 20.433, 20.434, RES.54.188.38

Signed

Sûgakudô shujin 嵩岳堂主人

Marks

No censor's seal No blockcutter's mark Artist's seal: Sûgaku

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #390

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

20.434

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints