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Kingfisher and Iris

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Inscription

Poem: Kawasemi no/ hane o yosoute/ mizu kagami かわせみの 羽を粧ふて 水かゝみ

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.4 x 16.6 cm (8 13/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.1936

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints