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Lion and Peonies

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Inscription

Poem: Shishi... botan ka na

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa 改印: 極

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,

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37 x 12.8 cm (14 9/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8031

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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