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Cuckoo Flying over Masts

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Inscription

Poem: Hobashira no/ tonari wa Kazusa/ hototogisu 帆はしらの 隣は上総 ほとゝきす

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1998), #89; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #338

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 10 x 16 cm (3 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8602

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints