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Oriole and Wild Roses

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Inscription

Poem: Itsu mite mo/ bara saku niwa no/ kosumi ka na 何時(いつ)見ても 長春(ばら)さく庭の 小すみかな

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 171

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 33 x 11.2 cm (13 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8008

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints