Picking Pine Shoots at New Year: Poem from the Shin Kôsenshû; from the book Ehon chiyomigusa, vol.1

絵本千代見草 「新後撰集の哥に」

Japanese
Edo period
1740 (Genbun 5)
Artist Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750), Publisher Morita (Japanese)


Dimensions

Two chûbon pages; 23.2 x 33 cm (9 1/8 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.222

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The intact book, in 3 volumes: 2006.1555

Inscription

Poem: Ne no hi ... komatsubara ...

Signed

(this picture unsigned)
無款

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse