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

詩歌写真鏡 融大臣

Japanese
Modern impression from Edo-period block
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Dimensions

Vertical nagaban

Accession Number

RES.21.478

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Modern impression from woodblock RES.21.319.

Original prints: 11.19639, 11.19645, 21.6667.

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
前北斎為一筆

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection