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Rooster on a Snowy Hillside

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MFA impressions: 06.1458, 21.7941

Inscription

Poem, by Hachijintei: Kinuginu no/ hanashi mo imada/ tsumoranu ni/ tokekau to naku/ yuki no niwatori きぬきぬの 咄もいまた つもらぬに とけかうと啼く 雪の鶏  八陣亭

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai

Provenance

September 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Mori; 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, mid 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

RISD, Yomigaeru bi (1990), #99; Bogel, Marks, and Goldman, Hiroshige Birds and Flowers (1988), #57; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #23.14

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 36.8 x 12.4 cm (14 1/2 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7941

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints