Poem by Jakuren Hôshi, from a triptych of Three Evening Poems (Sanseki)
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #070; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #125.3, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 179
Vertical chûban; 26.8 x 20.9 cm (10 9/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Center sheet of incomplete triptych.
Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & C0.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection