Takamitsu, from the book Yatsushi sanjûrokkasen (Thirty-six Poetic Immortals in Modern Guise)

略三十六歌仙 「高光」

Japanese
Edo period
1799 (Kansei 11), 1st month
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829)


Catalogue Raisonné

The book: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 3, British Museum III (1987), pls. 287-8, figs. 72-90

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.3 x 18.4 cm (9 9/16 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.88

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Book published by Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô).

Right side of joined image.

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund