One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each Explained by the Nurse (Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki), Fujiwara no Asatada

Maker(s)
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760-1849)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, mid-1830s
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 25.8 x 37.8 cm (10 3/16 x 14 7/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1907.556
On View Location
Freer Gallery 06: Hokusai: Mad About Painting
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Drawing

Keywords
child, Edo period (1615 - 1868), hanshita-e, Japan, landscape, man, poet, woman
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Ann Yonemura, Nagata Seiji, Kobayashi Tadashi, Asano Shugo, Timothy Clark, Naito Masatoshi. Hokusai: Volume Two. Exh. cat. Washington, 2006. cat. 152, p. 103.
  • Peter Morse, Clay MacCauley. Hokusai: One Hundred Poets., 1st ed. New York. pp. 104-05.
  • Ann Yonemura. Hokusai: Volume One. Exh. cat. Washington, 2006. cat. 76, p. 109.
  • Joshua Mostow. Pictures of the Heart: The Hyakunin-isshu in Word and Image. Honolulu. pp. 272-73.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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