Edo prints

  Design: Suzuki Harunobu (1725-1770)  
  Title: Gathering lotus flowers  
  Size: 19.3 x 27.3 cm (chūban)  
  Posthumous printing from newly cut woodblocks    
  Photography: Jacques Commandeur
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Suzuki Harunobu Gathering lotus flowers


Originally published in 1766, this edition is from publisher Takamizawa.

Black publisher stamp on verso of the print:

Takamizawa Seal

in which the kanji in the middle column read:

Character Reading Meaning Translation
taka high  
mi(ru) see  
sawa marsh Publisher:
han edition Takamizawa


Provenance: Fuji Arts

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