Bluebird and Hibiscus

芙蓉に瑠璃鳥

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


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #292

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 32.9 x 11.7 cm (12 15/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8045

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Ariake no/ nurete ochitaru/ fuyô kana
有明の ぬれて落ちたる 芙蓉哉

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Hiro

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection