Wild Wisteria and Bunting

山藤に小鳥

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #303; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #10.13

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 34.8 x 11.9 cm (13 11/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7996

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Yamafuji no/ kimama o mitaru/ shidare kana
山藤の きまゝを見たる したれ哉

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
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