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Poem by Jakuren Hôshi, from a triptych of Three Evening Poems (Sanseki)

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Center sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & C0.; 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, 1765 (Meiwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #070; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #125.3, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 179

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.8 x 20.9 cm (10 9/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4981

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints