Macaw on Pine Branch

松にいんこ

Japanese
Edo period
early 1830s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #75; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #15; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, ôtanzaku #6.9

Dimensions

Ôtanzaku; 38.5 x 17.6 cm (15 3/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7914

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.21126, 21.7914, 21.7915

Inscription

Chinese poem
十八公栄霜後露 一千年色雪中深

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seal: Yûsai
改印:極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection