Golden Pheasant and Hibiscus

芙蓉に金鶏

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #116; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 173

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.5 x 11.5 cm (13 3/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8091

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Fuku ine ni/ naraute aoshi/ hatsu sudare
吹稲に ならうて青し 初簾  光雅

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Ox 3
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: Hiro

改印:米良、渡辺、丑三
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection