Sparrows and Nandina in Snow

雪中南天に雀

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), pl. 158

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 32 x 11.3 cm (12 5/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8028

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem, by Gyoryû: Itsu mo kuru/ suzume wa mada shi/ yuki no kure
いつも来る 雀はまだし 雪の暮 魚柳

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection