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.

Canary and Clematis

Start collecting

Inscription

Chinese poem 茎細靭甚? 故俗日鉄線

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #315; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 168

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.4 x 11.4 cm (13 1/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8071

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints