The Minister Tôru (Tôru daijin), from the series A True Mirror of Chinese and Japanese Poetry (Shika shashin kyô), also called Imagery of the Poets
Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 230, naga-ôban #9.08
Vertical nagaban; 49.5 x 22.3 cm (19 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 11.19639, 11.19645, 21.6667
See also RES.21.319, a woodblock, and RES.21.478, a modern impression taken from the block.
Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
Censor's seal: kiwame
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection