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Poem by Chûnagon Kanesuke, from an untitled series of Thirty-six Poetic Immortals (Sanjûrokkasen)

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No. 13 in the series.

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

Formerly in the Fenollosa collection (#156); 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 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #202; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #296.12, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 39

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.4 x 19.7 cm (10 13/16 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4618

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints