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Ôtomo no Kuronushi, from the series The Six Poetic Immortals in Fashionable Guise, No. 2 (Fûryû yatsushi Rokkasen, sono ni)

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Signed

Eishi zu 栄之図

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa 改印: 極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1793 (Kansei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #32.6; the series: Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), figs. 41-4, list nos. 153-8 (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.2 x 26.6 cm (15 7/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4922

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints