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Peacock and Peonies

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MFA impressions: 06.1158, 11.2131, 11.21130, 11.39604, 21.7907 No publisher's mark on this impression.

Inscription

Chinese poem 牡丹花冨貴者也 幽斎

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane Collection (#214); 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, 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #6; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #s 72, 254; Rijksmuseum cat. IV (1984), p. 29, #33; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, ôtanzaku #6.6

Dimensions

Ôtanzaku; 37.2 x 16.8 cm (14 5/8 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7907

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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