Ise no Ôsuke, from an untitled series of female poets

女歌仙 「伊勢大輔」

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Attributed to Komatsuken (Japanese), Designer Shiren (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #627; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 455

Dimensions

20.1 x 19 cm (7 15/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6314

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Mirume koso/ Ômi no umi wa/ katakarame/ fuki dani kayoe/ Shiga no urakaze

Signed

Shiren kô (designer)

Markings

Designer's seal: Shiren no in

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection