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MFA impressions: 06.838, 11.1890, 21.7946, 28.193

Inscription

Poem: Aki no yume/ mite ya naki tasu/ mugiuzura 秋の夢 見てや啼たす 麦鶉

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai 改印: 極

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #91; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 148; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #10.01

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 38 x 13.1 cm (14 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.193

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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