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Yellow Bird and Iris

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Inscription

Poem: Kinou mate/ yoso ni omoishi/ ayamegusa/ kefu ha kayato no/ tsuma to miru kana きのふまて よそに思ひし あやめくさ けふヮかやとの つまとミるかな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

May 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; 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

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #115

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 34.4 x 11.3 cm (13 9/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8004

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints