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Shinsen on-hiinagata (A New Selection of Respected Patterns)

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Provenance

2001, accessioned by the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: April 24, 2001) NOTES: [1] This book is listed in the Asian department's book ledger. It entered the Museum before 1962 from an unidentified source.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1666 (Kanbun 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Saunders, Le Japon Artistique (MFA, 2010), fig. 1; Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #2, pp. 62-3; Ueno, Kosode moyo hinagatabon shusei (1974), pp. 22-3

Dimensions

Covers: 17.9 x 12.3 cm (7 1/16 x 4 13/16 in.) Double-page illustrations: 17.9 x 22.5 cm (7 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.1258

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books