Isen’in Hoin Eishin: Peony Small Boxed Cards
Ten 3½ x 5 in. blank notecards with envelopes in an acetate-topped box
Printed on recycled paper
Published with The Walters Art Museum
Isen’in Hoin Eishin (Japanese, 1775–1828)
Peony, c. 1816–1828 (Edo)
Peonies were a popular subject all across Asia. The Japanese artist Eishin imitated a Chinese master’s painting of this king of the flowers symbolizing good fortune and nobility of spirit.