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Adonis flowers and three fans
  • Totoya Hokkei
    1780–1850
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo) Japan
  • Adonis flowers and three fans, 1839, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 196 x 182 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 77 1/8 x 71 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1428
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Color print of a still life depicting three fans and a potted plant. One of the fans is open, and the other two are closed. The plant has bright yellow blossoms and is in an orange pot with blue decoration. There is calligraphy in the top of the print. poems by Kachōen Nagazumi and Rokudaen.