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Weeping Cherry and Bluebird

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo))
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1838
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 27/32 x 6 9/16 in. (22.5 x 16.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1918
Accession Number:
JP253
Not on view
Signature: Hiroshige ga; Seal: Hiroshige

Inscription: Poem:

Uguisu no Nightingale of
Koe kiki somete yori Sound hear beginning from
Yama ji kana Mountain lane.

I hear a song of a nightingale when I enter the mountain lane.
Frank Lloyd Wright American, Richland Center, Wisconsin 1867–1959 Phoenix, Arizona , Richland Center, WI and Phoenix, AZ (before 1918; sold to MMA)
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