Parrot on Pine Branch (Matsu ni inko)
Polychrome woodblock print
Image: 37.2 x 16.5 cm (14 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches)
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The pine tree after an eternity
of frosts followed by dews,
Shows a thousand years of color
deep in snow
EditionBogel entry cites an earlier impression with yellow ground published in UTK and a variant with gradated blue ground and block differences in the pine published in Gale catalogue (see refs. below).
Japan; Edo (Japanese period)
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
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