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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1714
People
Yashima Gakutei 八島岳亭, Japanese (1786? - 1868)
Title
Deity Listening to Courtier Playing Flute: The Sagoromo Captain (Sagoromo no taishō), from the series Three Gentlemen of Japanese Literature (Washo sankōshi)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Washo sankōshi: Sagoromo no taishō
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print, surimono
Date
Edo period, circa 1819-1820
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/207855
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock-printed "surimono" in "shikishiban" format; ink, color and metallic pigment on paper, with printed signature reading "Gakutei"
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
1933.4.1714
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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