Competition Between Poets of Different Eras (Jidai fudō uta awase), depicting the poet Minamoto no Hitoshi

Calligrapher: Calligraphy attributed to Fujiwara no Nobuzane (Japanese, 1176–1265)
Period: Kamakura period (1185–1333)
Date: 13th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Section of a handscroll mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions: Image: 11 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (29.8 x 19.1 cm) Overall: 57 1/2 x 17 7/8in. (146.1 x 45.4 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: The Harry G. C. Packard Collection of Asian Art, Gift of Harry G. C. Packard, and Purchase, Fletcher, Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and Louis V. Bell Funds, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and The Annenberg Fund Inc. Gift, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.268.34

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