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Bunting and Lilies

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MFA impressions: 21.8624, 21.8625

Inscription

Poem: Yuri no hana/ hitamono achira/ mukitakaru 百合の花 ひたものあちら 向たかる

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Artist's seal: Utagawa

Provenance

Between 1906 and 1909, acquired by Mr. and Mrs. John Osgood (Elizabeth Cameron) Blanchard in Japan; April 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Blanchard sale, American Art Galleries, New York; 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,

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #135

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 12.2 x 18.5 cm (4 13/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8624

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints