The Musashi Plain Episode of Tales of Ise

伊勢物語 武蔵野

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Blockcutter Yoshida Gyosen (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #704; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 667

Dimensions

20.8 x 18.3 cm (8 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8172

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Musashino wa/ kyô wa na yaki so/ wakakusa no/ tsuma mo komoreri/ ware mo komoreri

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

Blockcutter: Chôkô Yoshida Gyosen

Provenance

July 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection