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The Sumida River, from Tales of Ise (Ise monogatari)

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Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga 鳥居清満画

Marks

Collector's seal: Wakai oyaji

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.5 x 14.4 cm (12 13/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6846

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (key block); ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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