Dragonfly and Morning Glories

朝顔に蜻蛉

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


Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 9.9 x 15.6 cm (3 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8603

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Asagao no/ akarenu sono hi/ sono hi ka na
朝顔の あかれぬその日 その日かな

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Artist's seal: Yûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection