Magnolia and Black-naped Oriole

木蓮に高麗鶯

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 16.7 x 22.7 cm (6 9/16 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9632

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Omoshiroki/ sakura no ato ya/ mokuren ka
おもしろき 桜のあとや 木蓮花

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Hiroshige

Provenance

1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection