Utagawa Hiroshige (歌川広重) (artist 1797 – 1858)

Falcon on Pine at Sunrise (松に鷹日の出)


Japanese woodblock print
Signed: Hiroshige hitsu (広重筆)
Publisher: Maruya Jinpachi
(Marks 294 - seal 20-009)
Date seal: 9/1853
Censor seals: Hama and Magome
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Musée d’art et d’histoire, Ville de Genève
Honolulu Museum of Art

The copy of this print in the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston was bought by the Spaulding brothers from Frank Lloyd Wright in 1913.


The copy in the Chazen Museum was published a year earlier by Sanoya Kihei.

Maruya Jinpachi (丸屋甚八) (publisher)
kachō-e (bird and flower picture - 花鳥絵) (genre)