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Meisû gafu (The Book of Illustrations of Numerical Names)

Provenance

January 22, 1920, gift of Yamato Bunkakan to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession date: August 23, 2011) NOTES: [1] The MFA Library ledger records list this acquisition as "Gift of Yamato Bunkakan, Jan. 22, 1920".

Credit Line

Gift of Yamato Bunkakan

Japanese, Edo period, 1810 (Bunka 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 421

Dimensions

Overall: 25.2 x 18 cm (9 15/16 x 7 1/16 in.); ôhon

Accession Number

2011.810.1-4

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books