Oyster-catchers (Miyakodori), Reeds, and Falling Petals

芦に都鳥、落花

Japanese
Edo period
about 1846–47 (Kôka 3–4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Tanba 1965, #418

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 33.7 x 11.2 cm (13 1/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1457

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1457, 21.8043, 50.14

Inscription

Poem: Tori no na no/ miyako ... Sumidagawa

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: Hiro

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection