Oriole and Wild Roses

薔薇に小鳥

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 171

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33 x 11.2 cm (13 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8008

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Itsu mite mo/ bara saku niwa no/ kosumi ka na
何時(いつ)見ても 長春(ばら)さく庭の 小すみかな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection