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Kyôsai rakuga (Pictures for Pleasure by Kyôsai)

暁斎楽画

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji14)
Kawanabe Kyôsai (Japanese, 1831–1889), Author of preface Kanyu Shigeaki (Japanese), Blockcutter Ôtsuka Tetsugorô (Japanese)


Dimensions

22.3 x 14.5 cm (8 3/4 x 5 11/16 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

1997.585.1-2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

Author in volume two: Unkei Shun.
Publishers: Morita Tetsugoro, Takeda Den'emon, both in Tokyo.
Artist signatures various; Gako Kawanabe Toiku, etc.
Artist seals various.

Credit Line

Source unidentified