Swallows and Peach Blossoms in Rain

雨中に桃の花と燕

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


Dimensions

Kotanzaku; 34.2 x 7.6 cm (13 7/16 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

50.19

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19979, 21.8487, 21.8488 (without rain), 50.19, 50.20

Inscription

Chinese poem

春来遍是桃花水 不辧仙源何處尋

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich