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Warbler on Red Plum Branch

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Inscription

Poem: Uguisu ya/ kotoshi mo koe no/ furukaramu 鴬や ことしも声の 古からむ

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Provenance

May 1915, acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, about 1840–44 (Tenpô 11–Kôka 1)

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 19.7 x 31.5 cm (7 3/4 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9595

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints