Requires Photography

Poem by Abe no Nakamaro, from the series One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Hyakunin isshu no uchi)

「百人一首之内 安部仲麻呂」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Ehiko (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S19.7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1341

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

No. 7 in the series.

MFA impressions: 11.16051, 11.28643, 11.28644, *11.36569 (deaccessioned in 2012), 2016.1341

Inscription

Poem: Ama no hara/ furisake mireba/ Kasuga naru/ Mikasa no yama ni/ ideshi tsuki ka mo

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016