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Cuckoo and Full Moon

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Inscription

Chinese poem 一声山鳥曙雲外 万點水螢秋草中

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

February 1914, 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), #53

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33 x 11.7 cm (13 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8026

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints