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Swallow and Poppy

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Inscription

Poem: Tori tobite/ au naki keshi no/ ... 鳥飛て あふなき芥子の 一重かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 33.6 x 11.5 cm (13 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7974

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints