Seeing a Romantic Vision in the Smoke of a Burning Letter

文焼き

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 258, #G-3; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #470; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #725

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 63.2 x 12 cm (24 7/8 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.554

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryû ga

湖竜画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection