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Swallow and Hibiscus in Fan Shape

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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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.5 x 17 cm (8 7/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9658

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Collections

Asia

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