Yoshiwara koi no michibiki (A Guide to Love in the Yoshiwara)

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Japanese
Edo period
1678 (Enpô 6)
Artist Hishikawa Moronobu (Japanese, died 1694)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #11 (this impression); Chiba City Art Mus., Hishikawa Moronobu ten (2000), cat. no. 107; Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 7 (1990), p. 919, col. 1

Dimensions

28.0 x 16.8 cm

Accession Number

2000.1257

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper with hand coloring

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the library of the Museum. (Accession Date: April 24, 2001)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection