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White-cheeked Bird on Aronia Branch

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Inscription

Poem: Kaidô ya/ haru o shizumete/ sakinikeri 海棠や 春をしつめて 咲にけり

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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,

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 35.1 x 11.8 cm (13 13/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7995

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints