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Sôjô Henjô, from the series Six Poetic Immortals in Modern Fashion (Imayô fûzoku Rokkasen)

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Inscription

Poem (actually by Ono no Komachi): Omoitsutsu/ nureba ya hito no/ mietsuramu/ yume to shiriseba/ samezaramashi o

Signed

Koryû ga 湖竜画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 214, #N-6-2

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.6 x 19 cm (10 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.1221

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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