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Koharu Jihei Chie monogatari / Hayabiki setsuyô shû

小春治平智恵物語 / 早引説要集

Japanese
Edo period
1810 (Bunka 7)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Author Santô Kyôzan (Japanese), Publisher Nishimuraya Genroku (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 16 cm (9 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.); hanshibon

Accession Number

2012.452.1-4

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper with a color-printed endpaper on the third volume

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

handwritten inscription in red ink, by Santô Kyôzan in 1856 (Ansei 3)

Signed

artist signature: Utagawa Kuniyoshi ga; author signature: Santô Kyôden saku
歌川国貞画
山東京山作

Markings

seal: Santô An
印章: 山東庵

Provenance

2012, accessioned by the MFA. (Accession Date: October 2, 2012)

Credit Line

Source unidentified