Rabbits in Moonlight

月に兎

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Matsuki and Yamada, Ichiryûsai Hiroshige dansen-e (1924), #64

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.2 x 26 cm (8 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.10128

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark.

Signed

Hiroshige
広重

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai
改印:浜、馬込
彫師:なし

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection