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Golden Pheasant and Fern Shoots

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MFA impressions: 06.840, 06.1469, 21.7937

Inscription

Poem: Fumi takau/ michi ya warabi no/ take takashi 踏みたかふ 道や蕨の 丈高し

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, about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #18; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #108; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 172

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 36.7 x 12.4 cm (14 7/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1469

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints