Sôjô Henjô, from the series Six Poetic Immortals in Modern Fashion (Imayô fûzoku Rokkasen)

「今様風俗六歌仙 僧正遍照」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 214, #N-6-2

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.6 x 19 cm (10 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.1221

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem (actually by Ono no Komachi): Omoitsutsu/ nureba ya hito no/ mietsuramu/ yume to shiriseba/ samezaramashi o

Signed

Koryû ga

湖竜画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection