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Ehon hayabiki (A Picture Syllabary, Part One)

Signed

Katsushika saki no Hokusai Taito Rôjin hitsu 葛飾前北斎戴斗老人筆

Provenance

Babcock Bequest (?)

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, Preface: 1817

Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev., ed., vol. 1 (1989), p. 499, col. 4; Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 196; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 257

Dimensions

(kohon)

Accession Number

1997.795

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books