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Xiao Rang, the Miraculous Calligrapher (Seishushosei Shôjô), from the series One Hundred and Eight Heroes of the Popular Shuihuzhuan (Tsûzoku Suikoden gôketsu hyakuhachinin no hitori)

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Signed

Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga 朝櫻楼国芳画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1827–30 (Bunsei 10–Tenpô 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Klompmakers, Of Brigands and Bravery (1998), #53a; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S2.58

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.7 x 24.1 cm (14 13/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.1983

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints