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Poem by Ariwara no Narihira, from the series Six Poetic Immortals (Rokkasen)

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MFA impressions: 11.19288, 21.4000, 54.233

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Another design in the series: Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #144

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26 x 18.8 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4000

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints