Two Princesses of the River (Kôhi nijo), from the series A Set of Ten Famous Numerals for the Katsushika Circle (Katsushikaren meisû jûban)

「葛飾連 名数十番 江妃二女」

Japanese
Edo period
mid 1820s
Artist Yashima Gakutei (Japanese, 1786?–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

Rijksmuseum, Surimono: Poetry and Image (2000), p. 166, fig. 38; Rijksmuseum cat. III, Hokusai and His School (1982), #230 (with cartouche)

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21.4 x 19 cm (8 7/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9294

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Poems by Jôyôken Itomasa and Buntoen Edatomo

Signed

Gakutei
岳亭

Markings

Artist's seal: Sadaoka

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection