Image: 36.8 x 12.2 cm (14 1/2 x 4 13/16 inches)
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A heron came to a marsh of growing reeds;
shrugging its head it looked for fresh fish
looking to sate his appetite-
mind the mud!
When one is enjoying oneself intently, don't forget to avoid the muck.
EditionGood early impression with bokashi in blue water; the Bogel cat. remarks on the popularity of the print evinced by worn blocks in later editions
Japan; Edo (location)
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.