Butterflies and Peonies

牡丹に蝶

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 33.2 x 7.5 cm (13 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8561

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: ... botan no hana no/ sugata ka na

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Watari
No blockcutter's mark
改印:渡
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection