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Eiyû kijin den (Biographies of Remarkable Warriors)

英雄奇人伝

Japanese
Edo period
Colophon: 1838
Artist Teisai Hokuba (Japanese, 1771–1844), Author of preface and text Kyokutei Bakin (Japanese, 1767–1848), Calligrapher Shimaoka Settei


Dimensions

Overall: 25.8 x 18.2 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.); ôhon

Accession Number

1997.544.1-2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

Publishers: Eirakuya Toshiro and 4 others, in Nagoya.
Blockcutter: Asakura Ihachi.
Artist signature: teisai Hokuba ga.

Provenance

WSBigelow

Credit Line

Source unidentified