The Thirty-six Poetic Immortals (Sanjûrokkasen): Etiquette for a Poetry Meeting (Waka onkai osahô)

「三十六歌仙 和歌御会御作法」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 3rd month
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Publisher Dai (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.38a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title “The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863” (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga (on each sheet)

一英斎芳艶画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 3 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:亥三改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified