Mandarin Duck on Snowbank

雪中の鴛鴦

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


Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #261; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #31; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.10

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.7 x 11.7 cm (13 1/4 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7991

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Oshidori no/ wakare mo mitari/ asa arashi
おし鳥の 別も見たり 朝嵐

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

Acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright, as part of Kacho Lot; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection