Morning Glories and Finch

朝顔に文鳥

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #55; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #10.02?; Tanba 1965, #398

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.7 x 11.4 cm (13 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8007

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Asagao no/ akarenu sono hi/ sono hi ka na
朝顔の あかれぬその日 その日かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection