Kannongyō ryakuzukai 観音経略図解

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1862 (Bunkyu 2)
  • Geography

  • Material

    Woodblock printed; ink on paper; paper covers
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 22.8 x 15.8 x 1.3 cm (9 x 6 1/4 x 1/2 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Editor

    Shotei Kinsui 松亭金水
  • Artist

    Katsushika Isai 葛飾為斎 (1821-1880)
  • Publisher

    Suharaya Heisuke 須原屋平助 (in collaboration with Suharaya Heizaemon ???????)
  • Block carver

    Miyata Rokuzaemon 宮田六左衛門
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Hand-Held: Gerhard Pulverer's Japanese Illustrated Books (April 6 to August 11, 2013)
  • 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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