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The Plum Garden (Umeyashiki), from the series Collection of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho shû)

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Inscription

Poem: Shirakumo o/ tatsu no tsukamu ya/ ume no hana

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased 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 1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0463; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #219.8, and pl. 107

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.7 x 18.9 cm (10 1/8 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5582

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints