Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

The Calligrapher

Showing 1 of 1

Ogata Gekko, Japanese, (1859–1920)
The Calligrapher, 1897
Ink on Paper
32.9 cm x 21.8 cm (12 15/16 in. x 8 9/16 in.)

Object Type: Print
Technique: Wood-block Printing
Period: Meiji (Japan, 1869-1912)
Credit Line: Purchased with funds from the Aoki Endowment for Japanese Arts and Cultures
Accession Number: 2001.2.48

Fine impression.

There are two signatures in boxes in the upper right. A red seal is printed in the lower left. Red text is printed along the lower left border.

Colored ink woodblock print on off-white paper. Oban tate-e.

Object Description
Meiji period color woodblock print showing two old men who gasp in amazement at the brushstrokes of a master calligrapher decorating a three panel screen.

Akiyama Buemon.

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:

Additional Images Click an image to view a larger version

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:

Your current search criteria is: Objects is "The Calligrapher".