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Falcon on an Ivy-draped Pine Branch

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MFA impressions: 15.153 (white background), 21.8024, 21.8025 (blue background, different seal)

Inscription

Chinese poem: Tesshi jôjô/ ryû da no gotoshi 鉄枝畳々如龍蛇

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #263

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 34.3 x 11.5 cm (13 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15.153

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints