Canary and Clematis

鉄線花にカナリア

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #315; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 168

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.4 x 11.4 cm (13 1/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8071

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Chinese poem
茎細靭甚? 故俗日鉄線

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection