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Copper Pheasant beside Pine Shoots in Snow
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Copper Pheasant beside Pine Shoots in Snow, mid 1830s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 184 x 252 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/4 x 9 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 184 x 252 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 1/4 x 9 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7389
Description

Golden pheasant standing beside pine shoots in snow, on a rock. Bird's head is close to the ground, he looks to the right. Poem at center right.