Peonies

牡丹

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 21.7 x 25.5 cm (8 9/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10129

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark.

Signed

Hiroshige
広重

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai
改印:福、村松
彫師:なし

Provenance

June 23, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection