Warbler on Red Plum Branch

紅梅に鶯

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.5 x 16.5 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9696

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); 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