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Morning Glories and Sparrow

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Inscription

Poem: Asagao no/ akarenu sono hi/ sono hi ka na 朝顔の あかれぬその日 その日かな

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

April 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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), #136

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 12.2 x 18.5 cm (4 13/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8612

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints