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Hōjō Tokiyori
  • Yashima Gakutei
    circa 1786–1868, active 1815–1852
    active: Japan
  • Hōjō Tokiyori, circa 1820, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Katsushika nijūshishō (Twenty-four Generals for the Katsushika Group)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 211 x 188 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 83 1/16 x 74 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1543
Label Text

Color print of a man seated in an interior, next to a stack of books. There is a stand in front of the man, upon which there is a book that he is reading. There is a small table in front of the man, a collection of swords behind him, and a lantern next to his proper right shoulder. There is calligraphy in the top of the print. Katsushika group. Poem by Shōsō Chie.