Bird on Aronia Branch

海棠に小鳥

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.5 x 16.7 cm (8 7/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9688

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/ saite chiru made/ hito neburi
海棠や 咲て散るまて ひとねふり

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