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Kachô e-zukushi (Illustrated Collection of Birds and Flowers)

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Marks

3 red seals 三個の印章(朱)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1683 (Tenna 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba-shi bijutsukan (2000), pp. 170-2; Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 2 (1989), p. 166, col. 3; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 104

Dimensions

Overall: 26.5 x 18.6 cm (10 7/16 x 7 5/16 in.); ôhon

Accession Number

06.1327

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books