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.
Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only
Contact Katherine Martin at
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to schedule a visit between 11am and 4pm preferably for no more than two individuals at a time.
Visitors are asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing at their discretion.
site last updated
May 6, 2022
Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
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