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[E-iri] Wakan inshitsu den (Tales of Divine Providence in China and Japan)

Signed

Saki no Hokusai aratame gakyô rôjin Manji hitsu

Provenance

Babcock? Source unknown.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Inshitsu den

Japanese, Edo period, 1840

Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 8 (1990), p. 229, col. 2; Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 252; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 263

Dimensions

(chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.917

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books