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MFA impressions: 06.842, 06.1227, 21.7906

Inscription

Poem: Hakisôji/ shite kara ochiru/ tsubaki ka na はき除掃 してから落る 椿かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #85; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #13; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, ôtanzaku #8.3

Dimensions

Ôtanzaku; 38.2 x 17.8 cm (15 1/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

06.842

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints