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No. 40, Green Linnet and Gardenia (Kawarahiwa, kuchinashi), from the series Forty-eight Hawks Drawn from Life (Shô utsushi yonjû-hachi taka)

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MFA impressions: 20.161, RES.54.188.23

Signed

Sûgaku

Marks

Censor's seal: Goat 11 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 11th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 25.1 cm (14 7/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.188.23

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints