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Raigô Ajari kaiso den (The Story of the Priest Raigo and the Mysterious Rats)

頼豪阿闍梨恠鼠伝

Japanese
Edo period
1808 (Bunka 5)
Author Kyokutei Bakin (Japanese, 1767–1848), Author Kairaishi (Japanese), Publisher Tsutaya Kiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 144; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p.252

Dimensions

Chûbon

Accession Number

1997.893.1-10

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

E-takumi Katsushika Hokusai

Markings

Sealed Hokusai

Provenance

Asashige (noted inside the books). Source unknown.

Credit Line

Source unidentified