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Poem by Ono no Komachi, from the series Rokkasen (Six Poetic Immortals)

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Inscription

Poem: Iro miede/ utsurou mono wa/ yo no naka no/ hito no kokoro no/ hana nizo arikeru

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Marks

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane (#598); 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,

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26 x 19.5 cm (10 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4079

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints