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

Artist: Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760-1849)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1835-1836
Ink on paper
H x W (sheet and image): 25.6 x 37.4 cm (10 1/16 x 14 3/4 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Freer Gallery 06: Hokusai: Mad About Painting


Edo period (1615 - 1868), hanshita-e, Japan, poet, weaving, woman
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Lynda C. Claassen. Finders' Guide to Prints and Drawings in the Smithsonian Institution. Washington. p. 32.
  • Yuriko Iwakiri. "北斎「百人一首うばがえとき」." Picture of Hokusai "Hyakuichi Nijiri Uba Egataki". vol. 17 Koyoto, Japan, 2017/03/31. p. 89, fig. 30.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
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