Mandarin Ducks and Snow-covered Bamboo

雪中の竹に鴛鴦

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #57; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.08?

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 32.8 x 11 cm (12 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8009

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1215, 21.8009, 50.16

Inscription

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

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

December 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection