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Poem: Murasaki o/ somuru kon'ya no/ mokari hodo/ nokiba ni tataru/ fuji no hanabira 紫を そむる紺屋の もかり程 軒端にたるゝ 藤の花ひら 八陣亭

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Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #17; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #321; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.26?

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 35.1 x 11.6 cm (13 13/16 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7976

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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