Kingfisher and Hibiscus in Fan Shape

芙蓉に翡翠

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 16.9 x 22.2 cm (6 5/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9655

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri with usuzumi); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9655 (ink, no publisher), 21.9657 (color)

Inscription

Poem: Kawasemi ya/ hane o yosoute/ mizu kagami
川蝉や 羽を粧ふて 水かゝみ

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection