Canary and Wisteria

藤にカナリヤ

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


Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 34.8 x 7.6 cm (13 11/16 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

15.160

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri with usuzumi); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 15.160 (ink only), 21.8560 (full color)

Inscription

Poem: Kaze nakute/ shizuka sugitari/ fuji no hana

風なくて 静過たり 藤の花

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 Sturgis Bigelow Collection