Sekidera Temple (Sekidera), from the series Seven Komachi in Fashionable Disguise (Fûryû yatsushi nana Komachi)

「風流やつし七小町 関でら」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #161; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #83.2.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 104; Waterhouse, Harunobu and His Age (1964), #24

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.2 x 13.5 cm (11 7/8 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4982

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Wabinureba/ mi o ukikusa no/ ne o taete/ sasou mizu araba/ inan to zo omou

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection