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Poem by Minamoto no Shigeyuki, from an untitled series of Thirty-six Poetic Immortals (Sanjûrokkasen)

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No. 22 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.1120, 21.4535

Inscription

Poem: Kaze o itami/ iwa utsu nami no/ onore nomi/ kudakete mono o/ omou koro ka na

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

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. #206; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #296.19.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 260

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.7 x 20.9 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1120

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints