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(Denshin kaishu) Hokusai manga jûnihen (Hokusai Sketchbooks, Vol. 12)

北斎漫画 十一編

Edo period
1834 (Tenpô 5)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of preface Shakuyakutei, Publisher Eirakuya Tôshirô (Tôhekidô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Egawa Tamekichi (Japanese)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper; black and white

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books


Between about 1897 and 1907, probably acquired in Japan by Charles J. Morse (b. 1852 - d. 1911), Evanston, IL; by descent to his son, Jared Kirtland Morse (b. 1886 - d. 1949) and his wife, Caroline Roberts Morse (b. 1907 - d. 1982), Cromwell, CT; gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 31, 1998)

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Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse