Swallow and Poppy

芥子に燕

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


Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 33.6 x 11.5 cm (13 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7974

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Tori tobite/ au naki keshi no/ ...
鳥飛て あふなき芥子の 一重かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection