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No. 39, Plovers and Dry Reeds (Chidori, kareashi), from the series Forty-eight Hawks Drawn from Life (Shô utsushi yonjû-hachi taka)

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MFA impressions: 46.1401, RES.54.188.22

Signed

Sûgakudô 嵩岳堂

Marks

Censor's seal: Goat 11 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1946, gift of Charles Adrien Rübel to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 1946)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Adrian Rübel

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 11th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.5 cm (14 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.1401

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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