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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1657
People
Yashima Gakutei 八島岳亭, Japanese (1786? - 1868)
Title
Kuga Dajōdaijin (Kokonchomonjū), from the series Twenty-Four Japanese Paragons of Filial Piety for the Honchō Circle (Honchōren honchō nijūshikō), with poem by Ki no Rakuzumi
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Honchōren honchō nijūshikō: Kuga Dajōdaijin (Kokonchomonjū)
Classification
Prints
Work Type
surimono, print
Date
Edo period, circa 1821-1822
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/208019
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock-printed "surimono" in "shikishiban" format; ink, color and metallic pigment on paper, with printed signature reading "Gakutei"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 20.8 cm x W. 18.2 cm (8 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Gakutei
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.1657
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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