Print and Book Store (Ezôshi ten): The Store of Tsutaya Jûzaburô, from the book Ehon Azuma Asobi (Illustrated Pleasures of the East)

絵本東遊 「絵草紙店」 (蔦屋重三郎の店)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1802 (Kyôwa 2)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, The Art of Hokusai in Book Illustration (1980), pl. 28

Dimensions

One page; 20 x 15.1 cm (7 7/8 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.252

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse