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Poem by Ôtomo no Kuronushi, from the series Fashionable Six Poetic Immortals (Fûryû Rokkasen)

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MFA impressions: 11.30140, 21.4649

Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #349; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #327.3, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 382

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.7 x 20.9 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4649

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints