Warbler on Red Plum Branch

紅梅に鶯

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.2 x 15.1 cm (8 3/4 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9695

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9695 (full color), 21.9696 (aizuri), 21.9744 (full color)

Inscription

Poem: Uguisu ya/ kotoshi mo koe no/ furukaramu
鴬や ことしも声の 古からむ

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection