Poem by Ôtomo no Kuronushi, from an untitled series of the Six Poetic Immortals (Rokkasen)

六歌仙 「大友黒主」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770–71 (Meiwa 7–8)
Artist Shiba Kôkan (Suzuki Harushige) (Japanese, 1747–1818), Forgery of Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #596; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 586

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.2 x 19.6 cm (10 5/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1990

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem by Kuronishi: Kagamiyama/ iza tachiyorite/ mite yukan/ toshi henuru mi wa/ oi ya shinuru to

Signed

Harunobu ga

春信画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection