Hawk, Tree Sparrow, and Cream Narcissus (Suisen ni taka to suzume)
Place Made: Japan; Place Made: Edo (location)
Image: 37.5 x 13 cm (14 3/4 x 5 1/8 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
White rectangular label affixed verso, bottom right with inscription in pencil: YA531/[Japanese Characters]
Samuki yo no/negura no tori no/yakume tori/on o shiranu wa/hito koso arikeri
Passing the cold night/watching over the little ones/asleep in the nest-/ingratitude is something/only human beings know
Signature: Signed at left | Hiroshige hitsu
Seals: Publisher's seal | Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô)
Credit / Object Number
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
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Kawaguchiya Shōzō 川口屋正蔵 (Japanese, ca. 1824-1852), publisher
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