Kingfisher and sweet flag iris (Kakitsubata ni kawasemi)
Polychrome wood block print
Koban: 22.1 x 16.4 cm (8 11/16 x 6 7/16 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Inscription at left
[text and poems]
Kawasemi no (translates to) Preening his feathers
hane o yosoute (translates to) in a watery mirror-
mizu kagami (translates to) kingfisher in flight
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
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