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Morning Glories

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MFA impressions: 21.8057 (white background, with poem), 21.8058 (gray background, no poem)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Mera

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale; 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, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.7 x 12.9 cm (14 13/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8058

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints