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Poem by Saigyô Hôshi, from an untitled series of Three Evening Poems (Sanseki)

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Left sheet of incomplete triptych; center sheet: 11.19455.

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #162; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #337.3, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 236

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 29 x 21.3 cm (11 7/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.348

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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