Kuronushi, from the series Six Selected Flowers Imitating the Six Poetic Immortals (Yatsushi Rokkasen)
Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #39.5; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), list no. 250 (no photo)
Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 25.7 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Unidentified publisher’s mark. Most likely from the Nishimuraya family.
Censor's seal: kiwame
Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#484); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection