Poem by Saigyô Hôshi, from the series Three Evening Poems in Modern Guise (Yatsushi sanseki)

「やつし三夕」 西行法師

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770–72 (Meiwa 7–An'ei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 215, #P-1-2

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.8 x 19.8 cm (10 9/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8298

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryûsai ga
湖龍斎画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#597); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection