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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

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding 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; 37.8 x 13.1 cm (14 7/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7945

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints