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Crane and Nest of Young Birds on a Pine Branch

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Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

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

Japanese, Edo period, 1854 (Ansei 1), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #144; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, ôhaba #10

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 73.8 x 23.9 cm (29 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6889

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints