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Mandarin Ducks and Falling Leaves on Ice

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Inscription

Poem: Oshidori no/ sakazuki toji yo/ usugôri おし鳥の 盃とちよ うす氷

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830–35 (early Tenpô era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Mem. Mus., Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #33; RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #109; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 157; Bogel et al 1988, #28; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), p. 240, chûtanzaku #11.01?

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 36.4 x 12.7 cm (14 5/16 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

21.7936

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints