Wakoku of the Echizenya, from the series Thirty-six Poetic Immortals of the Pleasure Quarters (Kuruwa yatsushi Sanjûrokkasen)

「北楼略三十六哥仙 越前屋 和国」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 215, #O-2-9

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.4 x 18.8 cm (10 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.565

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryû ga

湖竜画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection