"Ten Select Flowers in Full Bloom" Hardy Begonia
Shirozake, which often appears in Ukiyo-e, is a sweet white sake made by mashing steamed glutinous rice and aging it with koji and mirin or shochu. Made in various regions, Fuji’s shirozake, currently sold around Fujinomiya City, was a specialty.
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada
Published: Kaei 7 (1854)
Publisher: Maruya Kyushiro
Waseda University Theater Museum (Reference Number: 401-0263)