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Camellia and Bullfinch

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo))
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1833
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
14 15/32 x 6 11/16 in. (36.8 x 17.0 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1918
Accession Number:
JP267
Not on view
Signature: Hiroshige fude

Inscription: Poem:

Haki nokeru Sweep away
Shiri kara otsu ru One after another fall
Tsubaki kana Camellia

The camellia blossoms fall one after another soom after we sweep the place below.
Frank Lloyd Wright American, Richland Center, Wisconsin 1867–1959 Phoenix, Arizona , Richland Center, WI and Phoenix, AZ (before 1918; sold to MMA)
Phoenix Art Museum. "Frank Lloyd Wright and Japanese Art," March 4, 1995–May 16, 1995.

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