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MFA impressions: 11.2115, 21.8049

Inscription

Poem: Yoi kaze ni/ tô o torarekeri/ natsu zashiki よい風に 灯をとられけり 夏座敷

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Mera Collector's seal: Wakai Oyaji

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #50; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 161

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 34.2 x 11.5 cm (13 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8049

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints