Crane and Autumn Grasses

秋草に鶴

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Tanba 1965, #408

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 33.8 x 11.4 cm (13 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.31

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1627, RES.54.31

Inscription

Poem

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24