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Macaw on Pine Branch

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MFA impressions: 11.21126, 21.7914, 21.7915

Inscription

Chinese poem 十八公栄霜後露 一千年色雪中深

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Yûsai 改印: 極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, early 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #75; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #15; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, ôtanzaku #6.9

Dimensions

Ôtanzaku; 38.5 x 17.6 cm (15 3/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7914

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints