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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1696
People
Yashima Gakutei 八島岳亭, Japanese (1786? - 1868)
Title
Woman Holding the Under the Cherry Blossoms (Hana no en) Volume of the Tale of Genji (Genji monogatari)/ Books (Bunsho), from the series Seven Designs for the Katsushika Circle (Katsushika shichiban tsuzuki), with poems by Rokuzōtei Hōba and Bungaen Tomom
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Katsushika shichiban tsuzuki: Bunsho
Classification
Prints
Work Type
surimono, print
Date
Edo period, circa 1826
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/208285
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. 21.3 cm x W. 18.8 cm (8 3/8 x 7 3/8 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
1933.4.1696
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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