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Oriole on a Branch of Mountain Cherry

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Inscription

Chinese poem 雪?霞鋪水頭 占春顔色最風流

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

January 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Kodaira; 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), #368

Dimensions

Sanchôgake (1/3 of horizontal ôban); 24.8 x 12 cm (9 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9594

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints