User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

No. 5, Su Jin (Soshin), from the series Eight Immortals of The Wine Cup (Inchû hasssen)

Start collecting

The inscription consists of two lines about Su Jin from the poem "Eight Immortals of the Wine Cup" by the eighth-century Chinese poet Du Fu.

Inscription

蘇晉長斎繍佛前 醉中往往愛逃禅

Signed

Unsigned

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.7 x 19.4 cm (10 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4361

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints