No. 17, Miyako no Yoshika Recites a Poem at the Rashômon Gate (Rashômon ni Miyako no Yoshika shi o ginzu), from the series Sketches from the History of Greast Japan (Dai Nihonshi ryaku zue)
「大日本史略図会 十七 羅生門に都良香詩を吟ず」
1885 (Meiji 18)
Artist Adachi Ginkô (Japanese, 1853–1902)
Other prints in the series: Waseda db 201-2927, etc.
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Published with two horizontal chûban designs on each vertical ôban sheet, with accompanying texts in the same format, presumably intended to be cut apart and reassembled as a picturebook.
Adachi Ginkô ga
Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016