Crane and Nest of Young Birds on a Pine Branch

日の出 松に鶴の巣

Japanese
Edo period
1854 (Ansei 1), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #144; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, ôhaba #10

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 73.8 x 23.9 cm (29 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6889

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger 3
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、寅三
彫師:なし

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection