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Poem by Sanjô no in Onna Kurôdo Sakon, from an untitled series of Thirty-six Poetic Immortals (Sanjûrokkasen)

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No. 31 in the series. MFA impressions: 21.4471, 54.352

Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #214; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #296.28.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 263

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.5 x 17.8 cm (9 1/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

54.352

Medium or Technique

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

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