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Poem by Bun'ya no Yasuhide, from an untitled series of the Six Poetic Immortals (Rokkasen)

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Inscription

Poem (Kokinshû 249, Hyakunin isshu 22): Fuku kara ni/ aki no kusaki no/ shioureba/ mube yamakaze o/ arashi to iuran

Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1770–71 (Meiwa 7–8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #593; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 584

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.1 x 19.7 cm (10 11/16 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2025

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints