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Swallow and Hibiscus in Fan Shape

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MFA impressions: 21.9656 (color), 52.1436 (ink)

Inscription

Poem: Ariake no/ nurete ochitaru/ fuyô kana 有明の ぬれて落ちたる ふよふかな

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Artist's seal: Utagawa

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, chûban #27.2?

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.4 x 16.8 cm (8 13/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1436

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

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