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MFA impressions: 06.947, 21.7942

Inscription

Chinese poem 欲洗霜翻下澗辺 却嫌菱刺汚香泉 沙鴎蒲雁応驚? 一挙扶揺直上天

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai 改印: 極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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), #312; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #24.11

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 38.2 x 13 cm (15 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7942

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints