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Courtesan on a Flower-viewing Excursion

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Poem translated in Carpenter et al 2008, p. 197.

Inscription

Poem by Ki no Mamanari: Kono sato no/ hana no sakari wa/ katatoki o/ senkin to miru/ yone no kashiburi

Signed

Harukawa Goshichi hitsu 春川五七筆

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John Templeman Coolidge

Japanese, Edo period, about 1822 (Bunsei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Carpenter et al, Reading Surimono (2008), #71

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21.5 x 17.9 cm (8 7/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.46.28

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints