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The Prosperity of Naniwa (Naniwa no Nigiwai)

Signed

artist signature: "Gazu Naniwa Matsukawa Hanzan" 畫圖浪華 松川 半山

Marks

seal: Suiei 印章: 醉永

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, preface dated 1851; colophon dated 1855

Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, vol. 6, p. 272, col. 2; Toda, p. 30

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 12 cm (6 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.); kohon

Accession Number

2011.1892.1-2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books