Swallows and Willow Branches in Rain

雨中の柳に燕

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #335

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 10.2 x 16.1 cm (4 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8606

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Yo no naka no/ yokohaba shiranu/ tsubame ka na
世の中の 横幅しらぬ 乙鳥かな

Signed

Artist's seal: Hiroshige

Markings

Artist's seal: Hiroshige

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection