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The Jewel River of Bush-clover, a Famous Place in Ômi Province (Hagi no Tamagawa, Ômi meisho), from the series The Six Jewel Rivers in Popular Customs (Fûzoku Mu Tamagawa)

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Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; 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, about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #564; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #794.2, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 567; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #138; Waterhouse, Harunobu and his Age (1964), #56

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.5 x 12.2 cm (26 15/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4538

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints