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Bird and Double Cherry

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Inscription

Poem, by Gyoryû

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 32.8 x 11.3 cm (12 15/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8030

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints