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Dragonfly and Begonia

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Inscription

Poem: Shûkaidô/ sono ha wa nani o/ kata-omoi 秋海棠 その葉は何を 片思い

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #107; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #14

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.7 x 13 cm (14 13/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.951

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints