Poem by Dainagon Tsunenobu (Minamoto no Tsunenobu, Katsura no Dainagon), from the series One Hundred Poems Explained by the Nurse (Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki)

「百人一首うはかゑとき 大納言経信」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–36 (Tenpô 6–7)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Iseya Sanjirô (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Hokusai (2005), #446; Morse, Hokusai: The One Hundred Poets (1989), #71; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 228, horizontal ôban #24.27

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.8 x 36.8 cm (9 3/4 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.1867

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 71 in the series.

MFA impressions: 11.1867, 11.17683, 21.6745

Inscription

Poem: Yûzareba/ kadoda no inaba/ otozurete/ ashi no maroya ni/ aki kaze zo fuku

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Manji
前北斎卍

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection