Mandarin Ducks and Nandina in Snow

雪中南天に鴛鴦

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.5 x 16.3 cm (8 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9698

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9697, 21.9698

Inscription

Poem: Oshidori no/ sakazuki toji yo/ usugôri
おし鳥の 盃とちよ うす氷

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection