No. 8, Jiao Sui (Shôsui), from the series Eight Immortals of The Wine Cup (Inchû hasssen)

「飲中八仙 其八 焦遂」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.9 x 18.8 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4363

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The inscription consists of two lines about Jiao Sui from the poem “Eight Immortals of the Wine Cup” by the eighth-century Chinese poet Du Fu.

Inscription

焦遂五斗方卓然 高談雄辯驚四莚

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection