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Falcon (Taka), from the album Momo chidori kyôka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyôka Competition)

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Volume 2, picture 7, right half. Poem by Akamatsu Kinkei. The artist and publisher are identified on the final page of the album. MFA impressions: 21.6597 (complete page), 52.1403 (right half only). The complete, intact album: 2005.119.1-2 and 2008.344.1-2.

Signed

(this page unsigned)

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Edo period, about 1790 (Kansei 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #475.15

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23 x 18 cm (9 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1403

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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