Swallow and Wisteria

藤に燕

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


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.2 x 16.8 cm (9 1/8 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9620

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Yo no naka no/ yokohaba shiranu/ tsubame ka na
世の中の 横はゝしらぬ 乙鳥かな

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection