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MFA impressions: 21.7953, 21.7954

Inscription

Chinese poem 墨妙自知能鮮醒 酔餘揮灑不勝清 如何盛徳金盤上 嚼砧垂々黒水精

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #26; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #310; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #24.09; Tanba 1965, #401

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37 x 12.9 cm (14 9/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7954

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints