Kingfisher and Iris

花菖蒲に川蝉

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


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #289

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33 x 11.2 cm (13 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8044

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1478, 21.8044

Inscription

Poem: Kawasemi no/ hane o yosoute/ mizu kagami
川蝉の 羽を粧ふて 水かゝみ

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Artist's seal: Hiro

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection