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Cranes Flying over Waves

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Lower sheet of incomplete upright diptych. MFA impressions: 06.1462, 21.9600

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Horse 5 No blockcutter's mark Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1858 (Ansei 5), 5th month

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #143 (complete diptych); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, ôhaba #10??

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 23.8 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1462

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints