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Long-tailed Bird and Peach Blossoms

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Inscription

Poem: Karisome ni/ haete momo saku/ hatake kana かりそめに はへて桃さく はたけかな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #130; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #85

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 12.3 x 19.2 cm (4 13/16 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8619

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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Prints