Bamboo and Sparrow

竹に雀

Japanese
Edo period
late 1830s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #132; Bogel, Marks, & Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #75

Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 18.4 x 12.2 cm (7 1/4 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8639

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
日落風清竹樹林 一樽飛閣(へい)秘陰

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection