Bird and Morning Glories

朝顔に小鳥

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


Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 17.1 x 11.5 cm (6 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8643

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8642 (uncut), 21.8643 (top half), 21.8644 (bottom half)

Inscription

Poem: Asagao ya/ ...

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection