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Kingfisher and Viburnum

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MFA impressions: 06.1473, 21.8010 (different seals)

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: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

February 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; 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,

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #274

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 35 x 12 cm (13 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8010

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints