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Warbler on Red Plum Branch

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Inscription

Poem: Oki kokoro/ ne kokoro ume no/ ni sannichi 起こゝろ 寝心梅の 二三日  左木

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Tanaka

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #40; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #282

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 34.7 x 11.3 cm (13 11/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8064

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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