Cuckoo Flying over Masts

帆柱とほととぎす

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1998), #89; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #338

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 10 x 16 cm (3 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8602

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Hobashira no/ tonari wa Kazusa/ hototogisu
帆はしらの 隣は上総 ほとゝきす

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection