Poem by Sanjô no in Onna Kurôdo Sakon, from an untitled series of Thirty-six Poetic Immortals (Sanjûrokkasen)

三十六歌仙 「三条院女蔵人左近」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #214; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #296.28.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 263

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.5 x 17.8 cm (9 1/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

54.352

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 31 in the series.

MFA impressions: 21.4471, 54.352

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24