Finch on Magnolia Branch

木蓮に文鳥

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #309; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #10.05

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 38 x 13 cm (14 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1214

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1214, 21.7973

Inscription

Poem: Omoshiroki/ sakura no ato ya/ mokuren ka
おもしろき 桜のあとや 木蓮花

Signed

Ichiryûsai
一立斎

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection