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MFA impressions: 06.1270, 21.7945

Inscription

Poem: Amadare ni/ sode mo ayame ni/ nioikeri 雨垂に 袖もあやめに 匂いけり

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Hiroshige

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #320; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.13?

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.4 x 13.2 cm (14 11/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1270

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints