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No. 8, Jiao Sui (Shôsui), from the series Eight Immortals of The Wine Cup (Inchû hasssen)

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

Inscription

焦遂五斗方卓然 高談雄辯驚四莚

Signed

Unsigned

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.9 x 18.8 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4363

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints