Bird and Peach Blossoms

桃の花に小鳥

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.5 x 16.5 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9686

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9686 (full color), 21.9687 (ink)

Inscription

Poem: ... hitotsu ... mura ni ... momo no hana

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seal: kaô
改印:極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection