Parody of the Taoist Immortal Zhang Guolang (Chôkarô)

見立張果郎

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #860; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #207; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), list no. 385 (no photo?)

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 65.5 x 12.2 cm (25 13/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4837

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eishi ga
栄之画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection