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Proverbs from the Floating World; Ukiyo kotowazagusa

Signed

Author (in preface): Jippensha Ikku; Artist: Kuniyasu ga 十返舎一九 (序); 国安画

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1828 (Bunsei 11)

Dimensions

Overall: 17.6 x 12.1 cm (6 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

znew901548

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books