Kingfisher and Begonia

秋海棠に翡翠

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, vertical chûban #29.11?

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 16.9 x 22.8 cm (6 5/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

21.9619

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.21092, 21.9619

Inscription

Poem: Kawasemi no/ hane o yosoute/ mizukagami
川蝉の 羽を粧ふて 水かゝみ

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Artist's seal: Yûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection