Poem by Bun'ya no Yasuhide: Hinazuru of the Chôjiya, from an untitled series of courtesans representing the Six Poetic Imortals (Rokkasen)

遊女六歌仙 文屋康秀 「丁子屋内 雛鶴」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1802 (Kyôwa 2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #258.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.4 x 26.6 cm (15 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.626

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem (Kokinshû 249, Hyakunin isshu 22): Fuku kara ni/ aki no kusaki no/ shioureba/ mube yamakaze o/ arashi to iuran

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection