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Returning Sails: Lady Ise (Kihan, Ise), from an untitled series of Eight Views (Hakkei)

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Inscription

Poem: Haru kasumi/ ... o misutete/ yuku kari wa/ hana naki sato ni/ sumi ya ...

Signed

Kitao Shigemasa ga 北尾重政画

Provenance

Bigelow Collection by exchange

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.9 x 13.8 cm (12 3/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.465

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

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