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The Day Flowering Chloranthus of Edo: "Nihonbashi Bridge" and "Licensed Quarters" volumes; Edo hisenryô: "Nihonbashi no bu," "Kakuchû no bu"

Preface: Kyôka hanabi senryô shu Title page: Kyôka tôto hanabi senryô Kokusho Sômokuroku: Edo hanabi senryô (Edo fireworks and gold)
江戸日千両: 日本橋の部; 江戸日千両: 廓中の部 狂歌東都花日千両

Japanese
Edo period
Preface: 1853
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Author of preface Hakugyofu, Author Jingorô Takumi (Tenmeirôjin) (Japanese, 1781–1861)


Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 17.2 cm (9 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.); hanshibon

Accession Number

1997.515

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

Artist signature: Gako Utagawa Hiroshige sensei

Signed

Artist (Kakuchû no bu): Gakô Igusa Kuniyoshi sensei (and 3 disciples)
Author (Kakuchû no bu): Jingorô daijin (and others)

(廓中の部): 画工井草国芳先生 (他3人); 尽語楼大人 (他)

Provenance

Other: Yamamoto

Credit Line

Source unidentified