Utagawa Hiroshige, Bluebird and Wild Roses

Utagawa Hiroshige, 1797-1858

Bluebird and Wild Roses

signed Hiroshige hitsu with artist's seal Ichiryusai, 1830s

chuban tate-e 8 7/8 by 6 3/4 in., 22.5 by 17 cm

For comparison with a different chuban with a very similar subject (and poem) in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, see www.mfa.org, acquisition number 21.9729; and for a aitanzaku print see acquisition number 21.7997.



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site last updated
February 21, 2020

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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