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One Hundred Verses on Snow: Heaven, Earth, and Man

Sansai yuki hyakushu
Title page: Setsugekka sanpen
雪月花三篇: 三才雪百集

Japanese
Edo period
Colophon: 2/1830
Artist Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850), Author of preface Shakuyakutei (Japanese), Publisher Shun'yutei


Dimensions

Overall: 22.4 x 15.8 cm (8 13/16 x 6 1/4 in.); hanshibon

Accession Number

1997.551

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

Blockcutter: Nakamura Nicho.
Printer: Nukatomi.
Calligrapher: Hokien.
Artist signature: Hokkei hitsu(?)
Artist seal: Aoigaoka

Provenance

Other: unidentified, and "exchange from Art Institute of Chicago Jan.21,1933"

Credit Line

Exchange from Art Institute of Chicago