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Inscription

Poem: Are kore to/ sakari hisashiki/ hanano ka na あれ是と さかり久しき 花野かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa 改印: 極

Provenance

December 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; 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

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #22

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.6 x 12.2 cm (14 13/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7947

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints