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Morning Glories and Finch

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Inscription

Poem: Asagao no/ akarenu sono hi/ sono hi ka na 朝顔の あかれぬその日 その日かな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Kinen Bijutsukan, Hiroshige kachôga ten (1997), #55; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #10.02?; Tanba 1965, #398

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33.7 x 11.4 cm (13 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8007

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints