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The Peasant Girl's Poem (Shizunome no uta)

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Refers to the story of Ôta Dôkan and the branch of yamabuki.

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

1913, acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, about 1764–65 (Meiwa 1–2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #022; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #6, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 155

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 14.2 cm (12 3/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4979

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (mizu-e); color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints