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Botan yôki (The Tale of the Enchanted Peony)

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Provenance

Takeo family; stamped with red stamp reading "kazôbon" (family collection), meaning it was originally property of the artist/Takeo household.

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund

Japanese, Shôwa era, June 25, 1948

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Nihon no hanga V (2008), #83; "Takei Takeo: Hanga to kanpon sakuhin-ten," Riccar Museum exhibition catalogue, Tokyo, 1984

Dimensions

16.5 x 11.5 cm

Accession Number

2007.653

Medium or Technique

Woodblock rubbed print

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books