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), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 33.8 x 7.3 cm (13 5/16 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8560

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color 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
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai
改印:渡
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection