Cranes Flying over Waves
1858 (Ansei 5), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #143 (complete diptych); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, ôhaba #10??
Vertical ôban; 35.5 x 23.6 cm (14 x 9 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Lower sheet of incomplete upright diptych.
MFA impressions: 06.1462, 21.9600
Censor's seal: Horse 5
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai
Acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright, as part of Kacho Lot; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection