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Inscription

Poem: Ajisai ya/ ...

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Utagawa Censor's seal: Watanabe

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 33.6 x 7.4 cm (13 1/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8558

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints