Yamabuki and Bullfinch

山吹に鷽

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #35; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #283; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.07

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.6 x 11.4 cm (13 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8005

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Uso no koe/ kikisomete yori/ yamaji ka na
鷽の声 きゝ初てより 山路かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection