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Mallard Duck and Snow-covered Reeds

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MFA impressions: 06.962, 11.2140, 21.7929

Inscription

Poem: Kamo naku ya/ kaze fuki shiwamu/ mizu no omo 鴨啼や 風吹しはむ 水の面

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1836 (Tenpô 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

San Francisco 1998, #199; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #69; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #5; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, ôtanzaku #8.1; Michener, The Floating World (1954), pl. 62

Dimensions

Ôtanzaku

Accession Number

06.962

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints