Hōkaibō, poem by Sanjō-in, from the series Ogura Imitations of One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets (Ogura nazorae hyakunin isshu)

Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi 歌川国芳 (1798-1861)
Publisher: Ibaya Senzaburō 伊場屋仙三郎 (act. ca. 1845-1847)
Block carver: Matsushima Fusajirō
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1845-1848
Ink and color on paper
H x W: 34.2 x 22.3 cm (13 7/16 x 8 3/4 in)
Credit Line
Bequest of John Winter
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Late Edo period (1716 - 1868), ukiyo-e
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
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