Kingfisher and Wild Chrysanthemums

野菊に翡翠

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


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #326

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.1 x 17.6 cm (4 3/8 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.11

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8646, RES.51.11

Inscription

Poem: Isshoku ya/ tsukuranu kiku no/ hana sakari
一色や 作らぬきくの 花さかり

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
廣重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis W. Black to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1951)

Credit Line

Gift of Louis W. Black