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Sumidagawa bairyû shinsho (A New Tale of Plum and Willow by the Sumida River)

Hashira: Bairyu shinsho
隅田川梅柳新書

Japanese
Edo period
Preface: 1806; title page: 1807
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of text Kyokutei Bakin (Japanese, 1767–1848), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 136

Dimensions

Chûbon

Accession Number

1997.703.1-6

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

Artist signature: Hokusai ga.

Provenance

Other: Takara Bunko, Ichibei, Fukuhei, U, Sho, and Kou.

Credit Line

Source unidentified