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Sparrow and Bamboo

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MFA impressions: 15.1213, 21.8059

Inscription

Poem, by Isôan: Take no haru/ momiji no aki no/ matarekeri 竹の春 紅葉の秋の またれけり  惟草庵

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ryûsai Censor's seal: Tanaka Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

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

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #113; Bogel, Marks, & Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #30

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 32.8 x 11.2 cm (12 15/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8059

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints