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Kingfisher and Hibiscus

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Inscription

Poem: Kawasemi no/ hane o yosoute/ mizu kagami 川蝉の 羽を粧ふて みつかゝみ

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.3 x 11.3 cm (13 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8001

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints