Mandarin Ducks

鴛鴦

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.1 x 16.7 cm (9 1/2 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9730

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Matsuyama ni/ nami kosashi to ya/ oshi futatsu
松山に 波こさしとや 鴛鴦ふたつ

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection