『春雨集』 摺物帖柳々居辰斎画 若松

Privately published woodblock prints (surimono) mounted in an album; ink and color on paper | 13.8 x 18.7cm | 19th century

Ryūryūkyo Shinsai

Surimono are privately published woodblock prints, usually commissioned by individual poets or poetry groups as a form of New Year’s greeting card. The poems, most commonly kyōka (witty thirty-one syllable verse), inscribed on the prints usually incl...
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