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Warbler and Camellia, from the series Japanese and Chinese Poems for Recitation (Wakan rôeishû)

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Inscription

Chinese poem

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Utagawa 改印: 極

Provenance

September 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, about 1842–43 (Tenpô 13–14)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #65.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.7 x 26 cm (14 13/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6853

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints