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

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Inscription

Poem: Hachisuba no/ ...

Signed

Eishi zu 栄之図

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; 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, #32.1; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 41, list no. 155

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 25 cm (14 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4923

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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Prints