Kingfisher and Wild Rose

薔薇にかわせみ

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #047; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #290

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 32.7 x 10.7 cm (12 7/8 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1472

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Kawasemi no/ hane wo yosoute/ mizu kagami

川蝉の 羽を粧ふて 水かゝみ

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Watanabe
No blockcutter's mark

改印:衣笠、渡辺
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection