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Treasures Given to Tawara Tôda (Hôhyô), from the series The Palace of the Dragon King (Ryûgû)

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Poems translated in Keyes 1985, vol. 2, p. 340.

Inscription

Poem by San'ôsha Mitsuhiko: Watatsumi no/ takara otsuto ni/ sasagetaru/ kane no ryûzu ya/ tama no hatsuharu Poem by Shûchôdô Monoyana: Kodakara ni/ kayuru takara ya/ hakarinaki/ tawara no kuchi ni/ amaru yorokobi Poem by Shibanoya San'yô: Ryûgû no/ ama gozen ka mo/ toshitoku no/ fuku wa kurume ni/ mukau saru tori

Signed

Shinsai 辰斎

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1820 (Bunsei 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty coll., 1985), vol. 2, #294

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20 x 17.8 cm (7 7/8 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

00.1960

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints