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Poem by Saigyô Hôshi, from the series Three Evening Poems in Modern Guise (Yatsushi sanseki)

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Koryûsai ga 湖龍斎画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#597); 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, about 1770–72 (Meiwa 7–An'ei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 215, #P-1-2

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.8 x 19.8 cm (10 9/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8298

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints