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Macaw on Pine Branch

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Inscription

Poem: Akekata ya/ ... tsuki iru/ mine no ue

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Ox 3

Provenance

Between 1906 and 1909, acquired by Mr. and Mrs. John Osgood (Elizabeth Cameron) Blanchard in Japan; April 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Blanchard sale, American Art Galleries, New York; 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, 1853 (Kaei 6), 3rd month

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 34 x 11.2 cm (13 3/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8093

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints