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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1675
People
Yashima Gakutei 八島岳亭, Japanese (1786? - 1868)
Title
Brush (Fude), the Third Companion with Ono no Tōfū, from the series Four Companions of the Writing Studio for the Ichiyō Circle (Ichiyōren bumbō shiyū)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Ichiyōren bumbō shiyū: fude
Classification
Prints
Work Type
surimono, print
Date
Edo period, circa 1827
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/208021
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock-printed surimono in "shikishi-ban" format; ink, color, metallic pigment and embossing on paper, with printed signature reading "Gakutei"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 21.3 cm x W. 18.4 cm (8 3/8 x 7 1/4 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
1933.4.1675
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Theodore Robert Bowie and James T. Kenney, Art of the Surimono, exh. cat., Indiana University Art Museum (Bloomington, IN, 1979), Cat. No. 044 / p. 84

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