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Swallow and Poppies

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MFA impressions: 21.9646 (aizuri), 21.9647 (full color)

Inscription

Poem: Yama no ha ni/ tsubame o kaesu/ irihi ka na 山の端に 乙鳥をかへす 入日哉

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.1 x 17 cm (9 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9647

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints