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Shinpen suiko gaden (An Illustrated New Edition of "The Water Margin")

Inscription

10 other publishers listed besides Kawachiya Mohei. (originally Kadomaruya Jinsuke and 2 others) Blockcutters: Yamaguchi Seizo (vol.1&4), yamaguchi Hanshiro (vol.2), Sakai Yonesuke (vol.3,5-10). Calligrapher: Katsushika Chido. Artist signature: Katsushika Hokusai. Artist seal: Gakyojin.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Shimpen suiko gaden

Japanese, Edo period, Preface: 1805

Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 123

Accession Number

1997.691.1-10

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books