Double Cherry in Flower

八重桜

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #19

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 36.8 x 13 cm (14 1/2 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8052

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem, by Gojûrinren Tôri: Hareru made/ ni shite machiakazu/ yayoi sora
晴れるまて にして待あかす やよひ空 五十鈴連 桃李

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Mera
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection