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The Jewel River of Bush Clover, a Famous Place in Ômi Province (Hagi no Tamagawa, Ômi no meisho, Toshiyori), from an untitled series of Six Jewel rivers (Mu Tamagawa)

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Inscription

Poem by Toshiyori: Asu mo komu/ Noji no Tamagawa/ hagi koete/ iro naru nami ni/ tsuki yadorikeri

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Unsigned

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #168; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #344.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 35; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p.72, #114

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26 x 18.5 cm (10 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4627

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints