Sparrow and Iris

花菖蒲に雀

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 16.4 x 22.8 cm (6 7/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

21.9622

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9621 (full color), 21.9622 (aizuri)

Inscription

Poem: Asa asa no/ ... kakitsubata

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection