Aronia and Bullfinch

海棠に鷽

Japanese
Edo period
1830s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #78; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, ôtanzaku #7.2

Dimensions

Ôtanzaku; 38.8 x 17.6 cm (15 1/4 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7905

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Chinese couplet, from a poem by Bai Juyi
花下忘帰因美景 樽前勧酔是春風

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

December 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection