Poem by Fujiwara no Toshiyuki no Ason, from the series One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Hyakunin isshu no uchi)

「百人一首之内 藤原敏行朝臣 (ふじはらのとしゆきのあそん)」

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 #S19.18

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.8 x 23.2 cm (13 11/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1774

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 18 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.1774, 11.16052, *11.36563 (deaccessioned in 2012)

Inscription

Poem: Sumi no e no/ kishi ni yoru nami/ yoru sae ya/ yume no kayoiji/ hitome yoguramu
住の江の 岸による浪 よるさへや ゆめのかよひぢ 人めよぐらむ

Signed

Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga
朝櫻楼国芳画

Markings

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

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection