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Hibiscus and Black-naped Oriole

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MFA impressions: 06.1274, 11.2151, 21.7977

Inscription

Poem: Ariake no/ nurete ochitaru/ fuyô kana 有明の ぬれて落たる 芙蓉かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #27; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #111; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #64

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.5 x 13 cm (14 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7977

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints