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Swallows and Wisteria

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MFA impressions: 11.1883, 21.9705, 21.9706

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ryûsai

Provenance

February 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #156

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.6 x 16.5 cm (10 1/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9705

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints