Poem by Yôzei-in, from an untitled series of One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Hyakunin isshu)
about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #220; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #318.12.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 46
Vertical chûban; 27.8 x 20.9 cm (10 15/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 13 in the series.
Poem by Yôzei-in: Tsukubane no/ mine yori otsuru/ Minano-kawa/ koi zo tsumorite/ fuchi to narinuru
Suzuki Harunobu ga
May 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright (lot 151); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection