Sparrows and Camellia in Snow

雪中椿に雀

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Yamashiroya Jinbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #34 (variant); RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #273

Dimensions

33.2 x 11 cm (13 1/16 x 4 1/3 in.)

Accession Number

06.1387

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.761c, 06.1387, 21.8037

Signed

Hiroshige
広重

Markings

Censor's seal: Chicken 6 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:酉六改
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection