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Mandarin Duck on Snowbank

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Inscription

Poem: Oshidori no/ wakare mo mitari/ asa arashi おし鳥の 別も見たり 朝嵐

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

Acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright, as part of Kacho Lot; 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, 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #261; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #31; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.10

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.7 x 11.7 cm (13 1/4 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7991

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints