Ehon butai ōgi

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Maker(s)
Artist: Katsukawa Shunshō 勝川春章 (1726-1792) Ippitsusai Bunchō 一筆斎文調 (active ca. 1755-1790)
Publisher: Kariganeya Ihē 雁金屋伊兵衛
Block cutter: Endō Matsugorō 遠藤松五郎
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1770 (Meiwa 7)
Medium
Woodblock printed; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D (Vols. 1-3 each): 28.5 x 19 x 0.9 cm (11 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan
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)
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-GR-780.164.1-3
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Book
Type

Book

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Gerhard Pulverer collection, Japan
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • James T. Ulak, Ann Yonemura, Alessandro Bianchi, Julie Nelson Davis. The World of the Japanese Illustrated Book. Washington. http://pulverer.si.edu/node/280/title.
  • Japan Review. no. 26. .
  • Andreas Marks. Japanese Woodblock Prints (1680–1938). Köln, Germany. p. 25.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
The World of the Japanese Illustrated Book
Google Cultural Institute
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