Photo, Print, DrawingKume no sennin
Kume the Immortal spies on a beauty 1 print : woodcut ; 26.8 x 38.1 cm. | Kume Sennin or Kume the Immortal, a recluse with the ability to travel through the air, spying on a young woman washing clothes.
- Date: 1685
Photo, Print, Drawing[Lovers in an autumn meadow] 1 print : woodcut ; 28.8 x 41.5 cm (sheet) | Print shows a young man and a young woman embracing in a meadow.
- Contributor: Hishikawa, Moronobu, Approximately 1618-Approximately 1694 - Hishikawa, Moronobu
- Date: 1680
Photo, Print, Drawing[Two lovers embracing in front of a painted screen] 1 print : woodcut ; 29.7 x 40.3 cm (sheet) | Print shows a young man sitting on the floor, embracing a young woman straddling him.
- Contributor: Hishikawa, Moronobu, Approximately 1618-Approximately 1694 - Sugimura, Jihei, Active - Hishikawa, Moronobu
- Date: 1680
Photo, Print, Drawing[A betrothal ceremony] 1 print : woodcut, color ; 33.1 x 59 cm (sheet) | Print shows an interior scene with a man entering on the right outside a room with several women; on the left shows a similarly dressed man addressing a woman behind a screen.
- Contributor: Sugimura, Jihei, Active - Sugimura, Jihei
- Date: 1683
CollectionFine Prints: Japanese, pre-1915 The Library's Prints and Photographs Division houses more than 2,500 woodblock prints and drawings by Japanese artists of the seventeenth through early twentieth centuries including Hiroshige, Kuniyoshi, Sadahide, and Yoshiiku. The Library of Congress appreciates the financial support provided by Nicihibunken (International Research Center for Japanese Studies, an Inter-University Research Institute Corporation) to scan 1,100 of the Ukiyo-e prints. A modern version of the...
- Contributor: Andō, Hiroshige - Utagawa, Hiroshige - Utagawa, Kuniteru - Utagawa, Yoshikazu - Utagawa, Yoshitoyo - Ikkei - Ochiai, Yoshiiku - Utagawa, Yoshitora - Utagawa, Sadahide
- Date: 1615
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