Magpie and Azalea

躑躅に鵲

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #21; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.36

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 38.3 x 13.1 cm (15 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2065

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1141, 11.2065, 21.7984

Inscription

Poem: Yûyama ni/ tsutsuji ni naoru/ hiyori ka na

夕山の 躑躅に直る 日和かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection