Wading Crane and Trailing Bush Clover

萩に鶴

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #10.06

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 33.9 x 11.4 cm (13 1/3 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.222

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.7992, 54.222

Inscription

Poem: Shira tsuyu mo/ kobosanu hagi no/ uneri kana
しら露も こほさぬ萩の うねりかな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24