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Inscription

Poem: Kaze nakute/ shizuka sugitari/ fuji no hana 風なくて 静過たり ふしの花

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Utagawa

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #342

Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 16.6 x 11.3 cm (6 9/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8656

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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