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Kisen Hôshi, from the series Fashionable Six Poetic Immortals (Fûryû mitate Rokkasen)

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Inscription

Poem (Kokinshû 983, Hyakunin isshu 8): Waga io wa/ miyako no tatsumi/ shika zo sumu/ yo o ujiyama to/ hito wa iu nari 「古蜀山翁 我庵は都の茶つみ山まひつし申酉戌亥子丑寅宇治」

Signed

Kunisada aratame Nidai Toyokuni ga 国貞改二代豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: Fukatsu 改印: 普

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2009.4991.35

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints