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Poem by Ise, from the series One Hundred Poems Explained by the Nurse (Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki)

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No. 19 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.1228, 11.17540, 21.6730

Inscription

Poem: Naniwa gata/ mijikaki ashi no/ fushi no ma mo/ awade kono yo o/ sugushite yo to wa

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Manji 前北斎卍

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1835–36 (Tenpô 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Morse, Hokusai: The One Hundred Poets (1989), #19; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 228, horizontal ôban #24.13

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

06.1228

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints