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Shinpen suiko gaden (An Illustrated New Edition of "The Water Margin")

Shimpen suiko gaden
新編水滸画伝

Japanese
Edo period
after 1838; preface: 1805
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of preface and text Kyokutei Bakin (Japanese, 1767–1848), Publisher Kawachiya Mohei (Gungyokudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 123

Dimensions

Chûbon

Accession Number

1997.691.1-10

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

10 other publishers listed besides Kawachiya Mohei. (originally Kadomaruya Jinsuke and 2 others)
Blockcutters: Yamaguchi Seizo (vol.1&4), yamaguchi Hanshiro (vol.2), Sakai Yonesuke (vol.3,5-10).
Calligrapher: Katsushika Chido.
Artist signature: Katsushika Hokusai.
Artist seal: Gakyojin.

Credit Line

Source unidentified