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Sparrow and Begonia

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Inscription

Poem: Shûkaidô/ sono ha wa nani o/ kata-omoi 秋海棠 その葉は何を 片思い

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1844–45 (Kôka 1–2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Tanba 1965, #403

Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 34.2 x 7.5 cm (13 7/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8540

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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