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Kingfisher and Wild Rose

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Inscription

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

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta kinen bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #047; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #290

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 32.7 x 10.7 cm (12 7/8 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1472

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints