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Cuckoo Flying through Rain

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MFA impressions: 06.992, 21.7948, 21.7949

Inscription

Poem: Futakoe wa/ Ihosaki koezu/ hototogisu 二声は 五百崎こへつ ほとゝぎす

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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, about 1832 (Tenpô 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Forrer 1997, #107; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #95; Bogel & Goldman 1988, #66

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.5 x 12.8 cm (14 3/4 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7949

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints