Ehon senjimon 画本千字文

Detail of a pattern
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  • Period

    1835 (Tenpo 6)
  • Geography

  • Material

    Woodblock printed; ink on paper; paper covers
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 22.5 x 15.5 x 0.9 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/8 x 3/8 in)
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Object Details

  • Artist

    Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760-1849)
  • Block carver

    Okada Mohe 岡田茂兵衛
  • Author

    Original Chinese text by Zhou Xingsi 周興嗣 (died 521)
  • Publisher

    Okadaya Kashichi 岡田屋嘉七
    Kawachiya Kihe 河内屋喜兵衛
    Eirakuya Toshiro 永楽屋東四郎
    Tennojiya Ichirobe 天王寺屋市郎兵衛
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase, The Gerhard Pulverer Collection — Charles Lang Freer Endowment, Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial fund in appreciation of Jeffrey P. Cunard and his exemplary service to the Galleries as chair of the Board of Trustees (2003-2007)
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