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Bird on Red Plum Branch

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Inscription

Poem: Uso no koe/ kikisomete yori/ yamaji ka na 鷽の声 きゝ初てより 山路かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Hiro 改印: 極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.5 x 16.3 cm (8 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9745

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints