Fujiwara Michinaga.jpg

Summary[ ]

Artist
(1781 - 1878)
Description

English: Fujiwara no Michinaga(藤原 道長, 966-1027) was a court politician of Japan in the Heian Period. This picture was drawn by Kikuchi Yosai(菊池容斎, November 28, 1781 - June 16, 1878)) who was a painter in Japan.
Date c. late 17th century
Source/Photographer

Wise Personages Past and Present containing portraits of more than five hundred loyalists, royal retainers and heroic women in history. (1868). [1]

This image can also be found in The Japan Times article "The long road to identity" by Michael Hoffman, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009.

Licensing[ ]

This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason:
Public domain

This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.


Dialog-warning.svg You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United States.

This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights.
The official position taken by the Wikimedia Foundation is that "faithful reproductions of two-dimensional public domain works of art are public domain".
This photographic reproduction is therefore also considered to be in the public domain in the United States. In other jurisdictions, re-use of this content may be restricted; see Reuse of PD-Art photographs for details.