Murakami Shodo: Peonies Boxed Small Notecards
The delicate beauty of peonies is perfectly portrayed in this print by Edo-period artist Murakami Shodo. Even though peonies are not native to Japan, they have long been the subjects of traditional Japanese artworks. The flowers are associated with summer and symbolize good fortune, bravery, and honor.
10 blank notecards with envelopes in an acetate-topped
Published with USC Pacific Asia Museum
Box size: 4 x 5.625 x .875 in.
Card size: 3.5 x 5 in.