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近江八景之内 粟津晴嵐
Clearing Weather at Awazu, Lake Biwa

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo))
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1835
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 3/4 × 13 3/8 in. (22.2 × 34 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
JP50
Not on view
Kumo harau
Arashi ni tsurete
Momofune mo
Chifune mo Nami no
Awazu nizo yoru

White as when the
wind clears away the
cloud and scatters it
the hundred boats
come flying to Awazu
Signature: Hiroshige ga.

Inscription: Verse: White as when the wind clears away the cloud and scatters it, the sails of a hundred boats come flying to Awazu.

Marking: Seal: Hoeido
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