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White-cheeked Bird and Double Cherry Blossoms

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Inscription

Poem: Hi no tsukanu/ tokoro ka mo nashi/ yamazakura 火のつかぬ 所かもなし やま桜

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Utagawa

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #88

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.5 x 17.2 cm (4 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8659

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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