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

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No. 5 in the series; second state, without the poem. MFA impressions: 06.494, 11.17125

Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #196; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #296.4, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 38

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.9 x 18.8 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.494

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints