Image: 37 x 12.2 cm (14 9/16 x 4 13/16 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Red square stamp verso, bottom right corner.
Thoughts on an Exotic Bird
Taihô no/takaki kokoro no/kimi yue ni/ukimi o sasai/yori mo tsukarezu
He is a great lord,/with a mind that flies as high/as that of the roc,/so he will have none of me,/who dare not fly very high.
EditionVersion with wood grain in blue shading lower left
Japan; Edo (location)
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.