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Inscription

Chinese poem

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Yûsai

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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,

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.6 x 13 cm (14 13/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7966

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints