Sanjûrokkasen (The Thirty-six Poets)

三十六歌仙

Japanese
Edo period
1789 (Tenmei 9/Kansei 1)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792), Publisher Yamazaki Kinbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #154

Dimensions

Overall: 29.5 x 21.1 cm (11 5/8 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1803

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the library of the Museum. (Accession Date: October 16, 2006)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection