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Ehon sakigake shohen (The Vanguard, A Picture Book)

絵本魁 初編

Japanese
Edo period
1836
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 1 (1989), p. 494, col. 2; Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 245; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 263

Dimensions

(chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.803

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu aratame Gakyô Rôjin Manji hitsu (age 77)

Provenance

John Fox, Secretary.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection