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The Jewel River of Plovers, a Famous Place in Mutsu Province (Chidori no Tamagawa, Mutsu meisho), from an untitled series of Six Jewel Rivers (Mu Tamagawa)

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MFA impressions: 06.1118, 21.4416

Inscription

Poem by Nôin Hôshi: Yû sareba/ shiokaze koshite/ Michinoku no/ Noda no Tamagawa/ chidori naku nari

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #170; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #344.3, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 239

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.7 x 20.3 cm (10 7/8 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1118

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints