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Ise, from the series One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each, Explained by the Nurse

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Katsushika Hokusai, Ise, from the series One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each, Explained by the Nurse, ca. 1835-1836, color woodblock print with embossing on paper; yoko ōban nishiki-e, The Mary Andrews Ladd Collection, public domain, 32.458

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Ise, from the series One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each, Explained by the Nurse

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catalog entry: Ise, from the series One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each, Explained by the Nurse (Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki)

original language: 百人一首うばがゑとき 伊勢

series (original language): 百人一首うばがゑとき

series (translated): One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each, Explained by the Nurse

series (transliterated): Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki

title (original language): 伊勢

title (transliterated): Ise

Artist

Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760-1849)

Related People

publisher: Iseya Sanjirō (Japanese, active ca. 1823-1852)

Date

ca. 1835-1836

Medium

color woodblock print with embossing on paper; yoko ōban nishiki-e

Dimensions (H x W x D)

image: 9 5/16 in x 14 7/16 in; sheet: 9 7/8 in x 14 7/16 in

Inscriptions & Markings

title: Ise 伊勢 (Ise), printed in black ink within multi-color square cartouche, upper right, within block Language: Japanese

series title: Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki 百人一首うばがゑとき  (One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each, Explained by the Nurse), printed in black ink within a vertical blue cartouche, upper right, within block Language: Japanese

collector's mark: Burondo ぶろんど (Blondeau), stamped in red ink, lower left Language: Japanese Description: red oval seal with decorative inner border with ぶろんど in the middle.

publisher's mark: Eijudō 栄樹堂 (Eijudō), printed in printed in intaglio, bottom right, within block Language: Japanese

censor's mark: kiwame 極, printed in intaglio, bottom right, within block Language: Japanese

inscription: naniha-gata / mijikaki ashi no / fushi no ma mo / ahade kono yo wo / sugushiteyo to ya [naniha-gata / mijikaki ashi no / fushi no ma mo / ahade kono yo wo / sugushiteyo to ya] (To go through this life, not meeting / for even as short a time as the space / between two nodes of a reed / in Naniwa Inlet - / is that what you are telling me?), printed in black ink within multi-color cartouche, upper right, within block Language: Japanese

signature: saki no Hokusai, Manji 前北斎 卍 (Manji, formerly Hokusai), saki no Hokusai (printed in black ink), Manji (stamped in black), lower right, within block Language: Japanese

Collection Area

Asian Art; Graphic Arts

Category

Prints

Japanese Traditional Prints

Object Type

relief print

Culture

Japanese

Credit Line

The Mary Andrews Ladd Collection

Accession Number

32.458

Copyright

public domain

Terms

Japanese woodblock prints

nishiki-e

relief printing

relief prints

The Mary Andrews Ladd Collection

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