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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1716
People
Yashima Gakutei, Japanese (1786? - 1868)
Title
The Monkey King Songokū, from the Chinese Novel "Journey to the West"
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print, surimono
Date
c. 1823-24
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodblock print (surimono); ink, color, and metallic pigments on paper
Dimensions
Shikishiban: H. 20.6 cm x W. 18.7 cm (8 1/8 x 7 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: 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
1933.4.1716
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. 032 / p. 65

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