No. 3, Lin Zhong (Rinchû), from the series Five Tiger Generals of the Suikoden (Suikoden goko shôgun)

「水滸伝五虎将軍 其三 林冲」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1828 (Bunsei 11)
Artist Yashima Gakutei (Japanese, 1786?–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mirviss w/ Carpenter, Jewels of J. Printmaking (2000), #76; Mirviss, The Frank Lloyd Wright Collection of Surimono (1995), cat. no. 10(3); Keyes, Surimono (Spencer Mus. cat., 1984), cat. no. 37; Rijksmus. cat. III, Hokusai and His School (1982), #245b

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21.2 x 18.9 cm (8 3/8 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4994.9

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One sheet of incomplete pentaptych. Poem by Hankotai Atonari

MFA impressions: 11.19858, 2009.4994.0

From a partially disassembled album, 2009.4994.1-.10

Inscription

Poem by Hankotai Atonari: Shihôhai/ sugureba ume no/ uguisu mo/ minami ni mukite/ hoshi ya tonauru

Signed

Gakutei Sadaoka hitsu
岳亭定岡筆

Credit Line

Source unidentified