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The Scroll of the Sleeve (Sode no maki)

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Set of twelve woodblock prints plus a printed preface, mounted as a handscroll.

Signed

Unsigned

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Horizontal hashira-e; each sheet: 12.6 x 67.8 cm (4 15/16 x 26 11/16 in.) complete scroll: 12.6 x 902.3 cm (4 15/16 x 355 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.09.319

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints