Mandarin Ducks and Snow-covered Bamboo

雪中の竹に鴛鴦

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–44 (Tenpô 11–Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 22 x 34.5 cm (8 11/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9599

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Chinese poem

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane Collection (lot 295); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection