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

百人一首のうち 「後徳大寺左大臣」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1763–64 (Hôreki 13–Meiwa 1)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Publisher Harimaya Shinshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #026; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #16, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 76

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30 x 13.6 cm (11 13/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4682

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (mizu-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem by Gotokudaiji no Sadaijin (Fujiwara no Sanesada): Hototogisu/ nakitsuru kata o/ nagamureba/ tada ariake no/ tsuki zo nokoreru

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection