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Hokusai gafu gehen

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 15, 2011)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1849 (Kaei 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 266

Dimensions

22.8 x 15.8 cm (hanshibon)

Accession Number

2011.1605

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books