Magpie and Azalea

躑躅に鵲

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #21; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.36

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.3 x 12.5 cm (14 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1141

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1141, 11.2065, 21.7984

Inscription

Poem: Yûyama ni/ tsutsuji ni naoru/ hiyori ka na

夕山の 躑躅に直る 日和かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection