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Swallows and Peach Blossoms

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MFA impressions: 11.19979, 21.8487, 21.8488 (without rain), 50.19, 50.20

Inscription

Chinese poem 春来遍是桃花水 不辧仙源何處尋

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 33.5 x 7.5 cm (13 3/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8488

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints