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(Yoshiwara ehon) Hana arasoi (The Rivalry of Flowers in the Yoshiwara)

[吉原絵本]華よそおい

Japanese
Edo period
Preface: 1765
Artist Tomikawa Fusanobu (Ginsetsu) (Japanese, active about 1750–1780), Author of preface Dai no Kinbo (Japanese)


Dimensions

20.3 x 14.7 cm (8 x 5 13/16 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

1997.459

Medium or Technique

Wooblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

Japanese collector, Ohashi, and others

Credit Line

Source unidentified