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Hibiscus in the Flower Garden [at Mukôjima] on the Sumida River in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Sumidagawa hana yashiki fuyô-bana), from the series Thirty-six Selected Flowers (Sanjûrokkasen)

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No. 27 in the series. The place name Mukôjima, the location of the garden, does not appear in the subtitle of the print itself but is listed on the title page. MFA impressions: 01.7335.28, 11.37268

Signed

Kisai Risshô 喜斎立祥

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1866 (Keiô 2), 7th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.5 cm (14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7335.28

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints