Swallow and Hibiscus in Fan Shape

芙蓉に燕

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.5 x 17 cm (8 7/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9658

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Ariake no/ nurete ochitaru/ fuyô kana
有明の ぬれて落ちたる ふよふかな

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection