Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (Japanese, 1797-1858, b. in Edo)
Duck in Snow (Setchû ashi no kamo)
Place Made: Japan; Place Made: Edo (location)
Image: 37.6 x 17.5 cm (14 13/16 x 6 7/8 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Kamo naki* ya/kaze fukishiwamu/mizu no omo
A duck calls softly;/a breeze sets ripples moving/over the water
Signature: Signed below | Hiroshige hitsu
Seals: Artist's seal | Fukujû
EditionLater impressions have the seal of the publisher Sanoya Kihei in place of the artist's seal
Credit / Object Number
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
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