Street Scene outside a Curio Shop, from Vol. 1 of the book Ehon teikin ôrai (The Illustrated Byways of Home Learning)

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Japanese
Edo period
1828 (Bunsei 11)


Catalogue Raisonné

The book: Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 230; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 258

Dimensions

Two pages; (a): 12.3 x 12.3 cm (4 13/16 x 4 13/16 in.), (b): 12.2 x 12.4 cm (4 13/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.278a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

A group of illustrations cut from Ehon teikin ôrai, Vol. 1: RES.53.253 and RES.53.273a-b to RES.53.291.

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