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First Dream of Mt Fuji, from a set of three; second edition

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Poems read: 雀園竹世 門おほくけふ 年礼のせハしさハ 初夢のつけを おくる とし玉 三寸亭草美 うつくしく かすむ あしたも はつゆめの なすの 色にハ およは さりけり Information received from Akiko Yano, SOAS, August 16th, 2004.

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Hokkei 北渓

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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 12, Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst, Berlin (1988), pl. 163

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21.4 x 17.8 cm (8 7/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

52.1405

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

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Asia

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