Warbler and Camellia, from the series Japanese and Chinese Poems for Recitation (Wakan rôeishû)

「和漢朗詠集」 椿、鶯

Japanese
Edo period
about 1842–43 (Tenpô 13–14)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #65.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.7 x 26 cm (14 13/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6853

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Chinese poem

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seal: Utagawa
改印:極

Provenance

September 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection