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

Chûtanzaku; 33.4 x 11.6 cm (13 1/8 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.16

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

Provenance

1950, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich