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Kawachi meisho zue

河内名所図会

Japanese
Edo period
preface: 1801 (Kyôwa 1)
Artist Niwa Tôkei (Japanese), Author Akisato Ritô (Japanese)


Dimensions

25.7 x 17.9 cm (ôhon)

Accession Number

2011.1428.1-6

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

preface (author): Akisato Ritô
序:秋里籬島

Provenance

Until 1884, Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908), Milton, MA; 1908, gift of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession date: September 9, 2011)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection