Ehon ekirô no suzu (A Picture Book of Highway Bells)

繪本驛路鈴

Japanese
Edo period
about 1808–13 (mid Bunka era)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of preface Soregashiô (Japanese), Publisher Iseya Rihei (Kinjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Hokusai (2013), #22

Dimensions

Overall: 23.3 x 16.3 cm (9 3/16 x 6 7/16 in.); hanshibon; orihon

Accession Number

1997.701.1-2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

Possibly about 1928 or 1929, registered in MFA ledgers. (Accession date: July 31, 1998)

Credit Line

Source unidentified