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Osei Hachirôbei Chie monogatari / Katakiuchi magai hachijô

於妻八郎兵衛智恵物語 / まがい八丈前

Japanese
Edo period
1809 (Bunka 6)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Author Kyokutei Bakin (Japanese, 1767–1848), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 22.6 x 15.8 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.); hanshibon

Accession Number

2012.475

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

artist signature: Utagawa Kuniyoshi ga; author signature: Bakin saku
歌川国貞画
馬琴作

Provenance

2012, accessioned by the MFA. (Accession Date: October 10, 2012)

Credit Line

Source unidentified