Kanrin gafu (An Album of Pictures by Kanrin)

関林畫譜

Japanese
Edo period
Preface: 1844
Artist Okada Kanrin (Japanese, 1775–1849), Publisher Bankyudo, Blockcutter Gotô Nabekichi


Dimensions

Overall: 27.8 x 18 cm (10 15/16 x 7 1/16 in.); ôhon

Accession Number

1997.756.1-2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

Author of preface: Oka Sanjin (Goka? Sanjin).
Author of 2nd preface: Gozan Ike Soson.
Aithor of postface: Tosetsu.
Printer: Shinoda Yoshitaro.
Calligrapher: Junsai Kinryo.
Artist signature: Shichiju(70)-Okina Kanrin Katsuren sha.
Seal: Kanrin Sanju nen kufu.

Provenance

WSBigelow. Other: Ohashi, Itsutsusho, & another seal.

Credit Line

Source unidentified