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Bon odori (Dances for the Bon Festival)

Signed

Artist (illustrations): Hokusai ga; Gakyôjin Hokusai (絵)北斎画; 画狂人北斎

Marks

Artist's seal: Gakyôjin 画家印:画狂人

Provenance

By 1916, registered in MFA ledgers. (Accession date: July 31, 1998)

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 93

Dimensions

Overall: 20.6 x 15.1 cm (8 1/8 x 5 15/16 in.); hanshibon

Accession Number

1997.912.4

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books