Poem by Jakuren Hôshi, from a triptych of Three Evening Poems (Sanseki)

見立三夕 寂蓮法師

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #070; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #125.3, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 179

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.8 x 20.9 cm (10 9/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4981

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Center sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection