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[Ehon kyôka] Yama mata yama (Mountains of Verse)

[絵本狂歌] 山満多山

Japanese
Edo period
about 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of preface Benbenkan Kôryu (Korifu) (Japanese), Author of postface Ôharatei Sumikata (Japanese), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 114; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 241

Dimensions

26.3 x 17.3 cm (ôbon)

Accession Number

1997.690.1-3

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

Formerly the property of Hayashi Tadamasa and 2 other collectors; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the library of the Museum. (Accession Date: July 31, 1998)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection