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Ehon hayabiki (A Picture Syllabary, Parts One and Two)

画本早引

Japanese
Edo period
1817 / 1819
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of preface Jippensha Ikku (Japanese, 1765–1831), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 1 (1989), p. 499; Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 196; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 257

Dimensions

(kohon)

Accession Number

1997.793.1-2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper; hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Taito cho
前北斎戴斗著

Credit Line

Source unidentified