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Four small prints: Peony and Snail (TL), Plum Blossoms and Macaw (TR), Bird on Aronia Branch (BR), Cherry Blossoms and Full Moon (BL)

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MFA impressions: 11.30478 (TR only), 21.8601 (uncut sheet of four)

Inscription

Poem (BR): Kaidô ya/ saite chiru made/ hito neburi 海棠や 咲て散るまて ひとねふり

Signed

HIroshige ga (on each design) 広重画

Provenance

May 1915, acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, mid 1830s

Dimensions

Four horizontal yotsugiri on uncut horizontal ôban sheet; 23.9 x 35.4 cm (9 7/16 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8601

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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