Kingfisher and Wild Rose

薔薇に翡翠

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)
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. 160

Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 33.7 x 7.5 cm (13 1/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8536

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 o yosoute/ mizu kagami
川蝉の 羽を粧ふて 水かゝみ

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection