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Kingfisher and Iris

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Inscription

Poem: Kawasemi no/ hane o yosoute/ mizu kagami 川蝉の 羽を粧ふて 水かゝみ

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Mera

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 32.7 x 11.4 cm (12 7/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8066

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints