Utagawa Hiroshige, 1797-1858
Bush Warbler Singing from a Branch of a Flowering Plum
(Uguisi to ume)
signed Hiroshige hitsu with artist's seal Utagawa, 1843-7
ai-tanzaku 13 3/8 by 4 1/2 in., 34 by 11.3 cm
For comparison with another impression with poem and Utagawa censor's seal Fukatsu, see The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, www.mfa.org, acquisition no. 21.8078
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