Long-tailed Bird and Peach Blossoms

桃に尾長鳥

Japanese
Edo period
mid 1830s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #130; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #85

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 12.3 x 19.2 cm (4 13/16 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8619

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Karisome ni/ haete momo saku/ hatake kana
かりそめに はへて桃さく はたけかな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection