Poem by Chûnagon Kanesuke, from the book Ehon hana kazura, vol. II

絵本花蘰 「中納言兼輔(ちうなごんかねすけ)」

Japanese
Edo period
1764 (Hôreki 14/Meiwa 1)


Dimensions

Two pages; 18 x 26.2 cm (7 1/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.197

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions:
Intact book: 1997.478, 1997.488.1-3, 2011.984
Illustrations cut out and mounted as prints: RES.53.196 to RES.53.200

Inscription

Poem: Mijika yo no/ fukeyuku mama ni/ Takasago no/ mine no matsukaze/ fuku ka to zo kiku

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

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