Aronia and Parrot

海棠に鸚鵡

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Honolulu 1991, p. 120, #VI-8; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #s 74, 255; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #7; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, ôtanzaku #6.12?

Dimensions

Ôtanzaku; 38.1 x 17.2 cm (15 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7911

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1210, 21.7910, 21.7911, 21.7912, 21.7913, 47.22

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection