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

「七小町の内 関寺小町」

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

2009.4991.23

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Omokage no/ kawarade toshi no/ tsumorekashi/ tatoe inochi ni/ kagiri aru to mo
「おもかげのからでとしのつもれかしたとへ命にかきりあるとて」

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga
香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified