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

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No. 17 in the series.

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. #203; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #296.16, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 259

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.1 x 18.3 cm (9 1/2 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.468

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints