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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1688
People
Yashima Gakutei 八島岳亭, Japanese (1786? - 1868)
Title
Courtesan Hitofude of Tamaya with Attendants on the Way to the First Writing of the New Year (Kakizome no Tamaya uchi Hitofude), fifth from the series Views of Nakanochō for the Hisakata Poetry Club (Hisakataya Nakanochō no go), with poems by Minogame Osa
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Hisakataya Nakanochō no go -- Kakizome no Tamaya uchi Hitofude
Classification
Prints
Work Type
surimono, print
Date
Edo period, circa 1825
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/208003
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock-printed "surimono" in "shikishiban" format; Ink, color and metallic pigment on paper
Dimensions
Paper: H. 20.8 cm x W. 18.6 cm (8 3/16 x 7 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Gakutei Sadaoka
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
1933.4.1688
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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