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Meisû gafu (The Book of Illustrations of Numerical Names)

Japanese
Edo period
1810 (Bunka 7)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 421

Dimensions

Overall: 25.2 x 18 cm (9 15/16 x 7 1/16 in.); ôhon

Accession Number

2011.810.1-4

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

January 22, 1920, gift of Yamato Bunkakan to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession date: August 23, 2011)

NOTES:
[1] The MFA Library ledger records list this acquisition as "Gift of Yamato Bunkakan, Jan. 22, 1920".

Credit Line

Gift of Yamato Bunkakan