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Ehon teiken ôrai (Illustrated By-ways of Home Learning)

Signed

Gakô saki no Hokusai Iitsu sha

Marks

Seal: 2 walking men

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse

Japanese, Edo period, 1828 (Bunsei 11)

  • Artist Katsushika Hokusai, Japanese, 1760–1849
  • Author of text
  • Author of preface
  • Publisher
  • Blockcutter
  • Calligrapher
Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 230; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 258

Dimensions

22.4 x 15.7 cm (chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.806

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books