Ariwara Narihira, from the series Fashionable Six Poetic Immortals (Fûryû mitate Rokkasen)

「風流見立六歌撰 有原業平」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2009.4991.30

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2009.4991.30, 2009.5130

Inscription

Poem

「杏★園 粧ひの光りくらける月やあらぬはるや桜もはつる面影」

Signed

Kunisada aratame Nidai Toyokuni ga

国貞改二代豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: Fu
No blockcutter's mark

改印:普
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified