Birds on Camellia Branch

赤椿に鶯と子鳥

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 238, chûban #21.1

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.8 x 18 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2185

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2185, 21.977 (full color), 21.9678 (ink)

Inscription

Poem: Hito mushiro/ chiru ya hikage no/ aka tsubaki

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection