Wagtails and Hydrangea

紫陽花に鶺鴒

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 16.9 x 22.6 cm (6 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9642

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Yo no naka wa/ sekirei no o no/ hima mo nashi
世の中は 鶺鴒の尾の ひまもなし

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection