Two Birds and Hydrangea

紫陽花に小鳥

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #90 (different edition); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #10.03

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37 x 12.9 cm (14 9/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7956

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Shiyôbana/ asagi ni shihashi/ yo o ke sasu
紫陽花 浅黄にしはし 世を化さす

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection