Golden Pheasant in Willow Tree

柳に錦雉

Japanese
Edo period
about 1845–46 (Kôka 2–3)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 155; Tanba 1965, #87

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 34.3 x 11.5 cm (13 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.99

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Fu
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

改印:普
彫師:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden