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Yamato meisho zue

大和名所図会

Japanese
Edo period
preface: 1791 (Kansei 3)
Artist Takehara Shunchôsai (Japanese), Author Akisato Ritô (Japanese), Publisher Kawachiya Kihei (Japanese), Publisher Hishiya Heibei (Japanese), Publisher Hishiya Tôbei (Japanese), Publisher Eirakuya Tôshirô (Tôhekidô) (Japanese), Publisher Yoshinoya Jinbei, Publisher Izumiya Kichibei (Japanese), Publisher Suharaya Shinbei (Kobayashi Shinbei, Sûzanbô) (Japanese), Publisher Okamuraya Shôsuke (Japanese), Publisher Izumiya Kin'emon (Japanese), Publisher Okadaya Kashichi (Japanese), Publisher Yamashiroya Sahei (Japanese), Publisher Suharaya Ihachi (Japanese), Publisher Suharaya Mohei (Japanese)


Dimensions

25.6 x 18.1 cm; ôhon

Accession Number

2011.1427.1-7

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on papaer

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

colophon (artist): gakô Naniwa Shunchôsai Takehara Nobushige

奥付け:画工浪花竹原春朝斎信繁

Provenance

Until 1884, Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908), Milton, MA; 1908, gift of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession date: September 9, 2011)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection