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Bluebird and Hollyhock

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MFA impressions: 06.1316, 06.1459, 21.7969

Inscription

Chinese poem 清風秋気爽 露?日南葵 大暑去酷吏 衛足亦何為

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #24; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #96; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #8; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #24.06

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 38 x 13 cm (14 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7969

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints