One Hundred Poets, One Verse Each, as Explained by the Nurse: Monk Saigyo

Maker(s)
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760-1849)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, mid-1830s
Medium
Drawing for an unpublished print; ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (sheet and image): 25.6 x 37.8 cm (10 1/16 x 14 7/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1907.573
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Hanshita-e

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), hanshita-e, Japan, monk, poet
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • 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. 86, fig. 23.
  • Ann Yonemura, et al. Hokusai: Volume Two. Exh. cat. Washington, 2006. cat. 154, p. 104.
  • Ann Yonemura. Hokusai: Volume One. Exh. cat. Washington, 2006. cat. 78, pp. 112-113.
  • Peter Morse, Clay MacCauley. Hokusai: One Hundred Poets., 1st ed. New York. p. 178.
  • Joshua Mostow. Pictures of the Heart: The Hyakunin-isshu in Word and Image. Honolulu. pp. 195-96.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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