Autumn Maple and Japanese White-eye

紅葉に目白鳥

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #362

Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 34.3 x 7.7 cm (13 1/2 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8559

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Tori ichiwa/ hito hitori nari/ yoru momiji
鳥一羽 人ひとりなり 夕紅葉

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Watari
No blockcutter's mark
改印:渡
彫師:なし

Provenance

Between 1906 and 1909, acquired by Mr. and Mrs. John Osgood (Elizabeth Cameron) Blanchard in Japan; April 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Blanchard sale, American Art Galleries, New York; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection