Azuma Nakanokimi (Higashinaka kimi?); Sakeba fuji/ hana no narai ya/ kimi no sekai, from the series Gekkô's Miscellany (Gekkô zuihitsu)

「月耕随筆 東中君 咲けば藤花の習いやきみのせ界 一茶庵雨路」

Japanese
Meiji era
1887 (Meiji 20)
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Takekawa Risaburô (Chikusendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.1 cm (14 5/8 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.114

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2016.982, RES.51.114

The title is a poem by Issaan Uro.

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich