Poem by Suô no Naishi, No. 67, from the series A Pictorial Commentary on One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Hyakunin isshu eshô; no series title on this design)

百人一首絵抄 「周防内使(すわうのないし) 第六十七番」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
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 #79-61; 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; 37 x 25.2 cm (14 9/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2332

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 67 in the series.

Inscription

Poem: Haru no yo no/ yama bakari naru/ ta-makura ni/ kai naku tatan/ na koso oshikere

Signed

Kôchôrô Toyokuni ga

香蝶楼豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark

改印:吉村
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent