Ôshukubai: The Daughter of Ki no Tsurayuki and the Imperial Messenger; Calendar for 1816

Japanese
Edo period
1816
Artist Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820)


Dimensions

14 x 20.6 cm (5 1/2 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6209

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Short months, written on the poem slip offered by the young woman: 3, 5, 7, intercalary 8, 9, 11

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Shunman

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