A Mandarin Duck on a Snowy Bank

A work made of color woodblock print; ko-tanzaku.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color woodblock print; ko-tanzaku.

Date:

1830s

Artist:

Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川 広重
Japanese, 1797–1858

About this artwork

The haiku, by Sakushôkken Riho, has been translated as:
The morning tempest
sees even mandarin ducks
go separate ways.

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Artist

Utagawa Hiroshige

Title

A Mandarin Duck on a Snowy Bank

Origin

Japan

Date

1830–1839

Medium

Color woodblock print; ko-tanzaku

Dimensions

13 3/8 x 4 1/2 in.

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1928.831

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