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The Reed Cutter (Ashikari), from the series A Program of Nô Plays (Utai bangumi)

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Poems translated in Keyes 1985, vol. 1, p. 261.

Signed

Kôsetsu 香雪

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis W. Black to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1951)

Credit Line

Gift of Louis W. Black

Japanese, Edo period, 1823 (Bunsei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 1, #229

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.4 x 18.2 cm (8 1/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.27

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints