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The Promise of Spring

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Provenance

1909 Purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow from an unknown Japanese collection and given to the MFA/

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about late Genroku era (1688–1704)

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Image: 32.5 x 132.5cm (12 13/16 x 52 3/16in.)

Accession Number

RES.09.254

Medium or Technique

Section from a handscroll; ink, color, gold, and silver on silk

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Asia

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