Pheasant and Chrysanthemums

菊に雉

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832 (Tenpô 3)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Honolulu 1991, p. 118, #VI-4; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #s82, 258; Rijksmuseum cat. IV (1984), pp. 29-30, #34; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, ôtanzaku #8.2

Dimensions

Ôtanzaku; 37 x 17.2 cm (14 9/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7927

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1199, 11.21125, 21.7927. Copy by Hasegawa Sadanobu: 21.7928.

Inscription

Poem: Kiku no ka ya/ fukumeru tsuyu no/ chiru tabi ni
菊の香や ふくめる露の ちる度に

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane Collection (#215); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection