Japanese White-eye and Jade-woman Camellia (Mejirôcho, gyokume tsubaki), from the series Six Flowers and Birds (Rokkachô)

「六花鳥 目白鳥 玉雌椿」

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


Dimensions

Ôtanzaku; 35.9 x 17.7 cm (14 1/8 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7931

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection