Komachi at Kiyomizu Temple (Shimizu Komachi), from the series Seven Komachi (Nana Komachi no uchi)

「七小町のうち 清水(しみづ)小町」

Japanese
Edo period
about late 1820s (late Bunsei era)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Kawaguchiya Uhei (Fukusendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2009.4991.28

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Iro miede/ ...
「色みえてうつろふものは世の中の人の心の花にぞありけり」

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga
香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified