Irises and Wagtail

燕子花に鶺鴒

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #337

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 10.2 x 15.7 cm (4 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8604

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2287, 21.8604

Inscription

Poem: Kakitsubata/ nitari ya nitari/ mizu no kage
燕子花 似たりやにたり 水の影

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection