Warbler on Red Plum Branch

梅に鶯

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #40; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #282

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 34.7 x 11.3 cm (13 11/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8064

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Oki kokoro/ ne kokoro ume no/ ni sannichi
起こゝろ 寝心梅の 二三日  左木

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Tanaka
No blockcutter's mark
改印:田中
版元:なし

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection