Portrait and Actual Calligraphy of the Poet Shûshiki (Shûshiki shôzô shinseki)

「秋色肖像真跡」

Japanese
Edo period
1830–44 (Tenpô era)
Artist Watanabe Kazan (Japanese, 1793–1842), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 2 (1982), #69

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.1 x 26 cm (15 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2267

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a set of six portraits of famous poets, with examples of their calligraphy and anecdotes about them, intended to be pasted on screens; the first edition has a square seal reading “Kazan sensei zuga.”

Signed

(this impression unsigned)
無款

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection