White-cheeked Bird and Double Cherry Blossoms

八重桜に小鳥

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #88

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.5 x 17.2 cm (4 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8659

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Hi no tsukanu/ tokoro ka mo nashi/ yamazakura
火のつかぬ 所かもなし やま桜

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Utagawa

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection