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Long-tailed Bird on Blossoming Peach

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MFA impressions: 21.8019 (Kawaguchiya), 21.8020 (Kawaguchiya), 21.8021 (later edition, no publisher's mark)

Inscription

Poem: Ariake ya/ tori no osamaru/ momo no hana 有明や とりのおさまる 桃の花

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

September 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; 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), #276

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 35.4 x 11.6 cm (13 15/16 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8020

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints