Aronia and Myna Bird

海棠に小鳥

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


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #329; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #78

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 12.6 x 18.3 cm (4 15/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8620

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Kaidô ya/ haru o shizumete/ sakinikeri
海棠や 春をしつめて 咲にけり

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection