Fragment of: Poem by Gonchûnagon Sadayori, from the series One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Hyakunin isshu no uchi)

百人一首之内 権中納言定頼 (断簡)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861)


Catalogue Raisonné

Suzuki et al., Utagawa Kuniyoshi ten (1996), #98; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S19.64

Dimensions

Fragment cut from vertical ôban sheet; 35.5 x 15.6 cm (14 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5498

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 64 in the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16043, 11.30383, 11.36561, 21.5498 (fragment)

Signed

(this fragment unsigned)

Provenance

May 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection