Poem by Kôkô Tennô, No. 15, from the series A Pictorial Commentary on One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Hyakunin isshu eshô)

「百人一首絵抄 十五 光孝天皇」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1844 (Tenpô 15/Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga, Part II (2009), Edo #79-15; another print in the series: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), pl. 196

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.6 x 24.2 cm (14 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.2222

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 15 in the series.

Signed

Kunisada aratame Nidai Toyokuni ga

国貞改二代豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: Fu
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: toshidama

改印:普
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection