Poem by Minamoto no Shigeyuki, from an untitled series of Thirty-six Poetic Immortals (Sanjûrokkasen)

三十六歌仙 「源重之」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #206; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #296.19.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 260

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.7 x 20.9 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1120

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 22 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.1120, 21.4535

Inscription

Poem: Kaze o itami/ iwa utsu nami no/ onore no mi/ kudakete mono o/ omou koro kana

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection