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White Herons and Iris

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Inscription

Chinese poem

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, chûban #29.18

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 19.1 x 26 cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9581

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints