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Manjiō sōhitsu gafu

Manjiō sōhitsu gafu
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Artist
Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760-1849)
Block cutter
Suzuki Eijiro 鈴木栄次郎
Publisher
Heirindo 平林堂
Date
1843 (Tenpo 14)
Period
Edo period
Type
Book
Medium
Woodblock printed; ink on paper; paper covers
Dimensions
H x W x D: 22.7 x 15.8 x 0.6 cm (8 15/16 x 6 1/4 x 1/4 in)
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)
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
FSC-GR-780.216
Previous custodian or owner
Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Pulverer
Provenance
To 2007
Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Pulverer, Germany, to 2007
From 2007
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Pulverer in 2007
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Related Online Resources
Google Cultural Institute
The World of the Japanese Illustrated Book
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Japan