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Shiratama sôshi (The Story of the Courtesan Shiratama)

白璧草紙

Japanese
Edo period
1824
Artist Yashima Gakutei (Japanese, 1786?–1868), Author Tôri Sanjin (Japanese)


Dimensions

18.9 x 13.9 cm (7 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.) (chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.464.1-6

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Gashi Gakutei Harunobu

Provenance

Hishiya Kinbei (Bunrindo, bookseller in Owari),
Hishiya Kinsuke; collector's seal.

Credit Line

Source unidentified