Kingfisher and Reeds

蘆と河骨に翡翠

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 6), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #46; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #s 126 (with moon), 127

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.4 x 10.8 cm (13 1/8 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8092

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Fune nigeru/ kishi no koebi ya/ natsu no tsuki
舟逃る 岸の子蝦や 夏の月  光雀

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection