User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Birds on Camellia Branch

Start collecting

MFA impressions: 11.2185, 21.977 (full color), 21.9678 (ink)

Inscription

Poem: Hito mushiro/ chiru ya hikage no/ aka tsubaki

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 238, chûban #21.1

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.8 x 18 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2185

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints