Camellia and Finch

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #16; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #314

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.1 x 13 cm (14 5/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7958

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1315, 21.7958

Inscription

Poem: Ochisama ni/ mizu koboshikeri/ hana tsubaki
落さまに 水こほしけり 花椿

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection