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Poem by Ôtomo no Kuronushi, from the series Present-day Geisha as the Six Poetic Immortals (Imayô gijo rokkasen)

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Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 215, #N-9-2

Dimensions

14.6 x 16.2 cm (5 3/4 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8262

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints