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Inscription

Poem: Hara no tatsu/ hito ni miseba ya/ oshi futatsu 腹のたつ 人に見せはや 鴛ふたつ

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Artist's seal: Yûsai

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #83

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.7 x 15.4 cm (8 15/16 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1893

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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