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Ehon hayabiki (A Picture Syllabary, Part One)

画本早引

Japanese
Edo period
Preface: 1817
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev., ed., vol. 1 (1989), p. 499, col. 4; Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 196; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 257

Dimensions

(kohon)

Accession Number

1997.795

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Katsushika saki no Hokusai Taito Rôjin hitsu
葛飾前北斎戴斗老人筆

Provenance

Babcock Bequest (?)

Credit Line

Source unidentified