Cuckoo and Full Moon

月にほととぎす

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #53

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33 x 11.7 cm (13 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8026

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
一声山鳥曙雲外 万點水螢秋草中

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Provenance

February 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection