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Wakashu in the Guise of Komuso


Okumura Masanobu



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Wakashu in the Guise of Komuso, Okumura Masanobu
: The Richard Gale Collection of Japanese Paintings and Prints
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Medium: Prints | Woodblock print, hand colored
Size: 25 13/16 x 9 5/8 in. (65.5 x 24.5 cm) (image, sheet)36 x 17 15/16 in. (91.4 x 45.5 cm) (mat, Size IVa)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 18th century, Edo period
Inscriptions: poemThe passionate yearning of the warblerbrings forththe song of the bamboo(Uguisu noRenbo no take niHatsune kana) Ho_getsudo_ sho_mei hashira-e kongen Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu sho_hitsu
Physical Description: urushi-e, hashira-e
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Richard P. Gale
Accession Number: 74.1.50
Artist: Masanobu Okumura, Japanese, 1686 - 1764
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1686 - 1764
Added to Site: February 28, 2009